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  3/4/2013, Adar 22, 5773

Syria: Rebels Take Over Aleppo Police Academy

34 officers in President Bashar Al-Assad’s army were killed on Sunday night as rebels took control of the police academy in Aleppo.

Earlier on Sunday, rebel forces took control of the prison in the district of Rakha and released hundreds of prisoners. At least 16 rebels and 14 soldiers were killed during the fighting in Rakha.