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Syria Rebels Repel Ground Assault, Call for US Help

Rebels with the Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Wednesday repelled an offensive by forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in central Syria, destroying 10 government tanks despite repeated fire from a Russian air assault, their leaders claim. The FSA leaders say frontline militias fending off Syrian government ground offensives in the countryside near Hama need more U.S. assistance. They are critical of what they claim is a reversal in American policy to establish a safe haven in the northern...

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