APTOPIX Mideast Syria

December 16, 2012 - 11:33 AM
In this Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 photo, Free Syrian Army fighters react after an explosion during heavy clashes with government forces at a military academy besieged by the rebels north of Aleppo, Syria. Free Syrian Army fighters took control over the military academy after battling government forces for several hours. (AP Photo/Narciso Contreras)