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      Archive: 11/21/2012
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        11/21/2012, Kislev 7, 5773

      Syrian Rebels Declare Islamic State


      Syrian rebels have declared an Islamic state in the Aleppo area, the Associated Press reports. The Islamic factions behind the move have rejected the Western-backed Syrian opposition coalition.

      The move comes as the death toll from fighting in Syria passes 40,000.