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AZAZ, Syria (Reuters) The Syrian driver who took Japanese journalist Mika Yamamoto into the wartorn city of Aleppo said she had been shot dead by militiamen loyal to President Bashar al Assad, after following rebels on a mission to rescue civilians.

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Nasser said Suleiman al Halabi was not completely controlled by the rebels and that canada goose coats on sale the place was crawling with army and shabbiha, the driver said, referring to paramilitary groups loyal to Assad accused of some of the worst atrocities committed during the 17 month old uprising.

Rebels say they control around 60 percent of Aleppo, Syria most populous city with 4 million residents.

Other districts of the city are controlled by the government and others, like Suleiman al Halabi, are mixed. Residents say shabbiha militia move through all districts in civilian clothes.

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Canada Goose Outlet Cameraman Sato later told buy canada goose jacket Reuters that he had been standing next to Yamamoto when Canada Goose Parka she was shot: couldn save her. I couldn She was on my right side, two or three metres (away). Canada Goose Outlet

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