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Syrian Forces Enter Rebel Stronghold Near Lebanese Border

Syrian soldiers entered eastern districts of the town of Yabroud, the last rebel bastion near the Lebanese border north of Damascus, on Saturday and advanced towards the main street, Al Mayadeen television said. The Beirut-based station broadcast footage showing soldiers charging through a field towards an arched entrance of the town and a sign saying “Welcome to Yabroud.”.Gunfire could be heard as the soldiers advanced. Capturing Yabroud would help President Bashar al-Assad choke off...

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