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  Adar 4, 5773 , 14/02/13

Rebels Seize Most of Military Base Near Aleppo

Rebels in northern Syria on Wednesday seized most of a military base near Aleppo, their third a major battlefield success in as many days, as Russia said it will host talks with both the regime and opposition.

At least another 145 people were killed across Syria on Wednesday, including 66 civilians, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights told AFP.

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