"State media hailed the recapture by the army of three Christian neighbourhoods in the heart of Aleppo, but clashes between troops and rebel fighters raged in other parts of the city and in the southern belt of Damascus. Syria's deputy foreign minister Faisal Muqdad accused neighbouring Turkey of providing the rebels with arms and rear bases, as Turkish and US officials held talks on hastening President Bashar al-Assad's fall. " Yahoo News
It seems to have become difficult to "open" the site for SANA, the "Syrian Arab News Agency." Information management and operations?
The Christians who are the majority population in that part of Aleppo are celebrating. As I have said before, the re-capture of Aleppo is a slow and deliberate process.
The Syrian Army has re-captured one of the border towns along the fromtier with Turkey. That is the first in a process of establishing a cordon sanitaire along the border. pl