April 25, 2015 2:04 PM

U.S.-backed rebels team with Islamists to capture strategic Syrian city

Rebels, including members of U.S.-backed groups and al Qaida’s Nusra Front, captured the strategic town of Jisr al Shughur in northwest Syria on Saturday, the second major setback for the government of President Bashar Assad in Idlib province in a month.

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