Russia: Rebels could win war in Syria

Syria's most powerful ally, Russia, said Thursday that President Bashar Assad is losing control of his country and the rebels might win the civil war.

**FILE** A Free Syrian Army fighter poses Dec. 12, 2012, as he carries his weapon in the northern province of Aleppo, Syria. Syria's civil war has killed more than 40,000 people. (Associated Press)

**FILE** A Free Syrian Army fighter poses Dec. 12, 2012, as he carries his weapon in the northern province of Aleppo, Syria. Syria's civil war has killed more than 40,000 people. (Associated Press)

More Photo Galleries

Happening Now