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Photo by AP/Shaam News Network via AP video, File

In this Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, file image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, smoke rises due to heavy shelling in Taftanaz, Idlib province, northern Syria. Syrian rebels and Islamic militants seeking to topple President Bashar Assad took full control of the Taftanaz air base Friday, Jan. 11, in a significant blow to government forces, seizing helicopters, tanks and multiple rocket launchers, activists said.