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Syria troops advance on Damascus suburb

Reclaimed much of Daraya, official says

Posted: January 13, 2013 at 4:09 a.m.

Syrian troops advanced in a strategic suburb of Damascus and bombarded other areas around the capital Saturday in a push to secure President Bashar Assad’s seat of power as rebels make gains in the north.

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