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  3/9/2014, Adar Bet 7, 5774

Syria: Assad Forces Seize Town Near Lebanese Border

The Syrian military took over the town of Zara, in the Homs district, in its latest attempt to block the rebel supply routes.

It was also reported that photographer Omar Abdel Qader, was killed in Deir Ezzor. He worked for the Hezbolah-linked al-Mayadeen TV station while covering the fighting.