Iraq shuts border post after Syrian rebels seize frontier

from Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation
Published on 03 Mar 2013 View Original

Sun, 3 Mar 2013 13:05 GMT

MOSUL, March 3 (Reuters) - Iraq shut a border crossing with Syria on Sunday after rebels battling to overthrow Syrian President Bashar al-Assad seized the other side of the frontier post from his army, Iraqi military sources said.

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