Syrian Army Pressing On To Recapture Key Town

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March 14, 2014 AT 8:13 AM
Syrian army troops Friday made progress in recapturing a key contested town north of the capital Damascus. Xinhua reported, The troops advanced in the orchards of the key town of Yabroud, tightening control over the eastern entrance and the northeastern edge of the town which is on the border with Lebanon. Citing a military source, the report said the army has advanced amid a collapse in the ranks of the rebels.