Pro-Assad forces kill 175 rebels in ambush - Syrian state media

By Reuters | Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:44 PM

* Ambush led by Shi'ite Muslim Hezbollah - Observatory

* Most of the dead foreign Islamists - state media

* Underlines complexity of increasingly sectarian conflict 

By Stephen Kalin

BEIRUT, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Forces loyal to Syria's president killed at least 175 Islamist rebel fighters, most of them foreigners, in an ambush in insurgent-held eastern outskirts of Damascus, state ...

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