Aleppo Today TV becomes vital news source amid Syria's chaos - Amid the chaos of flying bullets, roaming checkpoints guarded by gunmen, and the constant threat of a street battle erupting around the corner at any moment, a new underground television channel has become must-see TV for residents of Aleppo, Syria. By Gul Tuysuz, CNN.
The Russian Defense Ministry says that, according to their data, an offensive launched by Al Nusra terrorists and their allies in Syria was orchestrated by the US security services, aiming at derailing the Syrian Army operation near Deir ez-Zor.
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A Free Syrian Army fighter takes up a position during clashes against government forces in the Sulemain Halabi district. (Fabio Bucciarelli/Italy/Agence France-Presse, World Press Photo, Prize Spot News Stories)
Image copyright AFP Image caption The Syrian Arab Red Crescent and local NGOs are helping the displaced, the UN says Up to civilians have been displaced by the Syrian government's advance into besieged rebel-held areas of the city of Aleppo, the UN s