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US and UK stop non-lethal aid to Syria rebel groups

12.12.13 @ 08:50


The US and UK on Wednesday suspended all non-lethal aid to Syrian militias after Islamist rebels reportedly seized bases belonging to the Western-backed Free Syrian Army, reports the BBC. The aid includes vehicles, communications equipment and night-vision goggles. The Islamic Front, a union of six rebel groups, attacked the FSA.


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