Syrian airports in rebels’ sights

Airstrikes keep regime going

Posted: December 29, 2012 at 3:20 a.m.

Syrian rebels stepped up their siege of a government helicopter base and clashed with soldiers near Aleppo’s international airport Friday in an effort to chip away at the air power that poses the biggest challenge to their advances against the regime of President Bashar Assad.

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