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  8/13/2014, Av 17, 5774

39 Dead in Rebel-IS Jihadist Clashes in Northern Syria


The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has reported that 39 fighters were killed in fierce fighting between rebels and IS (Islamic State) jihadists today (Wednesday) in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo.

In a report by AFP, the NGO said that at least 31 rebel fighters and 8 Islamic State fighters and been killed as the jihadists took control of six villages in Aleppo.