Mar
13

Syrian troops press offensive in Idlib after rebels retreat

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The assault in Idlib, on the heels of the Homs advance, suggests the Syrian government is making headway against the poorly armed rebels.

Syrian troops pressed an offensive Tuesday in rugged northwestern Idlib province after forcing a rebel retreat from the strategic regional capital, opposition officials said.

from By Patrick J. McDonnell, Los Angeles Times

via http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/middleeast/la-fg-syria-north-20120314,0,1817782.story?track=rss

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