Aleppo


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Synonyms for Aleppo

a city in northwestern Syria

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The Syrian army also captured two other villages in Aleppo province today amid reports of the arrival of Syrian reinforcements to Southern Aleppo.
A field source in Aleppo said that in the framework of the continued series of crimes that target archeological sites, terrorists blew up a tunnel which they dug earlier in the western side of the citadel, causing material damage to the entrance.
The Syrian forces retook control of the key road connecting Aleppo and towns of Salamiyeh, Aathrayya, and Khanaser after battles with IS militants, who recently attacked Khanser to cut the government forces' only supply route to Aleppo.
After Iranian, Russian military advances Syrian opposition suffers setback in Aleppo ALEPPO, Syria -- Russian and Iranian support of Syrian government forces proved to be pivotal in recent fighting in Aleppo's southern countryside.
BEIRUT - Syrian army helicopters carried out new raids over the northern city of Aleppo on Tuesday, dropping explosive-packed barrel bombs as they press a punishing aerial assault, a monitoring group said.
Aleppo: A car bomb attack in Syria's northern city of Aleppo on Sunday killed two people and wounded 18, including three state television journalists, the channel reported.
Two car bombs went off Wednesday morning at a main square in Syria's northern province of Aleppo, causing an unknown number of injures, the pro-government al-Ekhbaria TV said earlier.
President Bashar al-Assad's forces have intensified their attack on the rebel stronghold Aleppo.
Summary: Helicopter gunships have opened fire over Aleppo on Sunday with artillery booming across the city.
THE battle between fighters and regime for Syria's second city Aleppo is a crucial battle that could determine the trajectory of the more than 16-month uprising against President Bashar Assad, experts say.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian government forces have pushed back the militant groups from the surrounding areas of Khan Touman town Southwest of Aleppo province and laid a tight siege on the militant-held town, sources said Tuesday.
Aleppo, SANA- Three civilians were killed in a terrorist attack with rocket shells on Shihan residential area in Aleppo City.
The rare criticism comes as government troops make progress in Aleppo province, retaking the town of Safira, southeast of Aleppo city, and discussing the possibility of reopening Aleppo's airport after nearly a year of closure.
Summary: Jihadist fighters in Aleppo call for mass mobilisation to counter regime advances after suffering string of setbacks around northern city.
Summary: Damascus: The Syrian army's use of surface-to-surface missiles on Aleppo is part of a bid .