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Report: Syrian Fighter Jet Shot Down by Rebels (VIDEO)

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Photo: wiki commons.

Times of Israel – A video uploaded to YouTube on Monday by a Syrian opposition group appeared to show a Syrian Air Force MiG fighter jet being shot down by rebel forces near the eastern city of Deir el-Zour.

The Local Coordination Committees in Syria reported Monday morning that Free Syrian Army forces downed one of President Bashar Assad’s MiG-23s over the neighborhood of al-Muhassan.

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