News Briefs

  12/15/2012, Tevet 2, 5773

Rebels Seize Military Base in Allepo, 60 Dead Saturday

In the latest sign that government forces are losing their grip of power in Syria, rebels have reportedly seized control of a majority portion of a military base outside Aleppo after weeks of fighting with government troops.

Reports also claim that at least 60 people died in clashes Saturday, including 20 in the country's capital.