Battles rage in Syria; symbolic mosque crumbles

Firefights waged throughout the country, as mosque that serves as a rebel meeting ground is razed.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 14, 2013 07:39
A view shows damaged mosques and properties which activists said were damaged by shelling

Syrian mosque ruins 370. (photo credit: REUTERS)

 
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As Syrian rebels and government forces waged a deadly battle in the city of Daraa on Saturday, a symbolic mosque was destroyed tumbling to the ground, CNN reported.