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  • Fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant executed at least 22 people, including 12 rebels, in the north of the country, a monitoring group has said.

    "ISIL members executed at least 22 persons with firearms or knives, after taking control of Shuyukh outside the town of Jarabulus" in Aleppo province, Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, told AFP.

    Among those killed were "at least 12 armed rebels," he said.

    At least 3,300 persons have been killed in an offensive against ISIL, according to the Britain-based Observatory, which relies on activists and other sources inside Syria.
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