Syria Islamists fight al Qaeda allies in Raqqa

By Reuters | Mon, 6 Jan 2014 19:09 PM

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By Khaled Yacoub Oweis

AMMAN, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Rival Islamist rebel groups clashed in the Syrian city of Raqqa on Monday, residents said, as local fighters tried to drive out a foreign-led al Qaeda affiliate that has also seized towns across the border in Iraq.

Activists opposed to President Bashar al-Assad said dozens of...

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