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Photos: Battle in Aleppo

Updated 1241 GMT (2041 HKT) September 6, 2012
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A sniper opens fire while a plane bombs the area. The battle to take the Aleppo police station lasted more than five hours on Sunday, August 26, photographer Ricardo Garcia Vilanova said. See more in the exclusive video, "Rebels battle for 100 feet in Aleppo." Ricardo Garcia Vilanova
Members of the Free Syrian Army are under fire from members of Syrian President Bashar al Assad's regime. In retaliation, regime forces "responded by sending a plane to bomb the FSA," Vilanova continued. "Fortunately the plane missed its target." Ricardo Garcia Vilanova
Members of the rebel army fight back against forces loyal to al Assad's regime. Ricardo Garcia Vilanova
Members of the Free Syrian Army continue the battle in Aleppo. Ricardo Garcia Vilanova
At least one member of the Free Syrian Army was killed, along with several al Assad fighters, Vilanova said. Ricardo Garcia Vilanova