FRONTLINE

The Battle for Syria

Clip: Season 2012 Episode 17 | 27m

Reporter Ghaith Abdul-Ahad journeys to the heart of the insurgency, with rebels that are waging a full-scale assault on the forces of President Bashar al-Assad in the streets of Syria's largest city. Within "liberated zones" near the city of Aleppo, the rebels not only fight the Syrian Army, but struggle against each other.

Aired: 09/17/12

Rating: NR

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