15 soldiers killed in rebel ambush in Syria
BEIRUT - Reuters
n this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, a Syrian man, left, stands in front of a building that was damaged after two bombs exploded near a military compound, in the city of Idlib, northwestern Syria, Monday, April 30, 2012. AP PhotoA rebel ambush in northern Syria killed 15 security force members on today, including two colonels, as fighting flared in Aleppo province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
The Britain-based group said two rebels were also killed in the clashes, another breach of a U.N.-backed ceasefire aimed at halting the fighting between Syrian forces and rebels who are part of the year-long revolt against President Bashar al-Assad.