Syria: Rebel army “on the offensive”

The rebellion against the government of the Syrian President Bashar Assad has been running for a year and violence appears to have escalated.

Opposition activists claim more than two hundred people were killed over the weekend and there is heavy fighting between government forces and rebel fighters.

Correspondent Ian Pannell spent the last two weeks with some of these groups in Idlib Province in northern Syria

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