Syria TV: Insurgent chief dead
Scores more die in ambush, blast
Posted: October 26, 2013 at 4:19 a.m.
Syrian state-run TV reported Friday that the leader of a powerful al-Qaida-linked rebel group had been killed — a claim that if confirmed would be a blow to fighters trying to topple President Bashar Assad. At least one rebel commander denied the report.
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