Syrian troops advance as conflict enters 4th year

Posted: March 16, 2014 at 4:32 a.m.

BEIRUT — Syrian troops advanced in a major rebel-held town near the Lebanese border amid heavy bombardment from warplanes, artillery and tanks as the country’s bloody conflict marked its third anniversary Saturday, state media and activists said.

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