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  אייר 8, 5774 , 08/05/14

Syrian Opposition Head: We Need Weapons to Beat Assad

The leader of the Syrian opposition said on Wednesday that rebels fighting to oust President Bashar Al-Assad need weapons, AFP reported.

Speaking at the start of his first official visit to Washington, Ahmad Jarba told a local think-tank that opposition forces need "efficient weapons to face these attacks including air raids, so we can change the balance of power on the ground."

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