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--Syrian rebels announced Sunday night the start of the battle to "liberate" Aleppo, a day after they breached a month-old siege imposed by regime and Hezbollah forces on the rebel-held eastern Aleppo. Hours before Jaish al-Fatah declared the assault, the rebels came under intense air attack from pro-regime forces trying to repel the advance that also cut government-held Aleppo's supply route. "We announce the start of a new phase to liberate all of Aleppo," Jaish al-Fatah said in a statement posted online. Rebels have taken most of a large government military complex southwest of Aleppo city in a major offensive begun Friday to break a monthlong siege and are now attacking further into government-held territory.
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Source: National News Agency