Archive: 4/9/2014
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  4/9/2014, Nissan 9, 5774

US Agrees to Increase Aid to Syrian Rebels


The London-based ‘Al-Hayat’ newspaper reported that the American government has approved a gradual increase of aid to be provided to moderate Syrian rebel forces.

The US has also approved a doubling of the amount of soldiers to train in neighboring military bases, from 300 to 600 soldiers each month.

Reports have also surfaced of the government’s approval of an increase in intelligence aid to be provided to the rebels.