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Regime forces control almost 50 percent of Qusayr, rebel commander tells Al Jazeera

Last modified: 4 Jun 2013 23:31

Oraba Idris, a rebel commander in Qusayr, tells Al Jazeera that heavy shelling have forced fighters to retreat in some areas and that advancing regime forces control almost 50 percent of the town.

This picture from AFP shows a regime soldier in the town.