Syria

Rebel Reinforcements Arrive in Qusair

Syrian state media says they've got the rebels surrounded

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Dozens of fighters have arrived to reinforce rebel units battling to hold off a Syrian government and Hezbollah assault on the key town of Qusair.

A source in Qusair told the BBC the number was far fewer than the 1,000 suggested by the interim head of the main opposition alliance, George Sabra.