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** FILE ** In this Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013 photo, a Syrian opposition fighter runs for cover from sniper fire during skirmishes with government forces in Telata village, a frontline located at the top of a mountain in the Idlib, northwest province countryside of Syria. (AP Photo)

** FILE ** In this Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013 photo, a Syrian opposition fighter runs for cover from sniper fire during skirmishes with government forces in Telata village, a frontline located at the top of a mountain in the Idlib, northwest province countryside of Syria. (AP Photo)

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