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  Av 18, 5772 , 06/08/12

Report: Syrian Army Arrested Turkish General in Aleppo

The Syrian army has announced that it has arrested a Turkish general who commanded rebel forces in Aleppo, according to a Sunday report by Iran's Fars news agency.

A Syrian source told the news agency that the general was arrested during fighting in Aleppo and was taken to Damascus for questioning.

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