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As Aleppo Battle Ends, Intimate Film Shows Syria in New Light

By Maha El Dahan DUBAI, Dec 14 – When a group of friends took their cameras to the streets of Damascus to document Syria’s 2011 uprising, they could not have foretold how events would spiral out of control and change their lives forever. Obaidah Zytoon, a radio host with big dreams for her country, was

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Thousands Flee Aleppo Onslaught as Battle Reaches Climax

By Laila Bassam and Orhan Coskun ALEPPO, Syria/ANKARA, Dec 13 – Thousands of people fled the front lines of fighting in Aleppo on Tuesday as the Syrian military advanced on the final pocket of rebel resistance, and a senior Turkish official said Russia and Turkey would meet to try to set up an evacuation corridor.

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