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** FILE ** In this Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, photo, Syrian rebel fighters take cover as a Syrian army sniper aims over a destroyed mosque in Tarik Al-Bab, southeast of Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Narciso Contreras)
Photo by: Narciso Contreras
** FILE ** In this Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, photo, Syrian rebel fighters take cover as a Syrian army sniper aims over a destroyed mosque in Tarik Al-Bab, southeast of Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Narciso Contreras)

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