TITLE

Assad forces repel rebel attack

AUTHOR(S)
Investor's Business Daily
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;5/17/2013, pA02
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Rebels had attacked a prison in Aleppo, Syria's biggest city, with 2 car bombs. The prison holds 4,000 inmates, including several hundred rebels, according to media reports. Separately, the U.K.-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 145 civilians were massacred May 3 in what it called "sectarian cleansing" by the gov't. The victims were Sunni Muslims.
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