Middle East

Rebels Seize Northwest Syrian Town as Government Retaliates

This image posted on the Twitter page of Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front on Saturday April 25, 2015. (Al-Nusra Front Twitter page via AP)
This image posted on the Twitter page of Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front on Saturday April 25, 2015. (Al-Nusra Front Twitter page via AP)

BEIRUT—Hard-line Syrian rebel groups seized a strategic town Saturday in northwestern Syria, sending government troops fleeing after intense clashes that have seen the opposition take...




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