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Residents started fires for a second day in the Syrian city of Aleppo on August 1, in hopes the smoke would obscure the vision of pilots flying overhead. On Sunday Syrian rebels launched an offensive to break the Aleppo siege.
Residents started fires for a second day in the Syrian city of Aleppo on August 1, in hopes the smoke would obscure the vision of pilots flying overhead. On Sunday Syrian rebels launched an offensive to break the Aleppo siege.

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Syrian rebels fight to break siege of Aleppo

Syrian rebels try to break a government siege of Aleppo, while Russia says one of its helicopters was brought down after delivering aid. CNN's Nima Elbagir reports.

Syrian rebels fight to break siege of Aleppo

Syrian rebels try to break a government siege of Aleppo, while Russia says one of its helicopters was brought down after delivering aid. CNN's Nima Elbagir reports.