Fall of Aleppo will be a pivotal moment in Syria war

Damaged buildings are seen in the Qastal al-Harami neighborhood of Aleppo's Old City, on December 9, 2016The fall of Aleppo will be a pivotal moment in Syria’s war, boosting regime hopes of regaining control over the entire country and dealing a probable knock-out blow to rebels. Analysts say the virtually inevitable regime victory in Syria’s second city will give the government of President Bashar al-Assad a comfortable upper hand. “Aleppo is the real turning point of the war.

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