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Insurgents Claim Capture of Last Syrian Town in Idlib

Nusra Front, the Syrian affiliate of al-Qaida, said on Thursday it had taken over Ariha, the last city in Idlib province in northwestern Syria near the Turkish border that was still held by the government. A coalition of rebel groups called Jaish al Fateh, or Conquest Army, said it had taken over the city. Nusra Front is part of the coalition. The coalition said it had overrun several checkpoints that defended the city. The Syrian army said intense fighting was going on with Nusra...

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