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U.S. to List Syrian Rebel Group as Alias of Al-Qaeda

The United States has declared a Syrian rebel group as a terrorist organization, while Western powers push to rally international support for Syria's new opposition coalition.

The State Department has not formally announced designating Jabhat al-Nusra as a terror group, but a government document scheduled to be published Tuesday lists it as an alias of al-Qaida in Iraq.

Source: Voice of America. Read full article. (link)

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