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There's more heavy fighting going on in Syria today.
Endless for so many people there.
Rebels taking over most of a major city in the north tearing down a statue.
President Bashar sides late father -- Powell joins us now live from -- Spiro.
So how important to capture the city -- Wal-Mart though -- is -- city of some 500000.
So it's -- fairly sizable city and of rebels are able to hold onto and it's not clear that they will be able to be both a strategic victory and a real.
Symbolic blow to the aside regime in the past 24 hours rebels have.
Not only torn down that statue of -- father -- they've also captured the governor of the province to Lilly has signed.
Who is now the highest ranking Syrian -- held by the opposition.
No it's not clear the rebels to hold on to the city already pro Assad forces are mounting -- counter -- And -- there are reports that the Syrian jets are pounding rebel opposition forces in that area.
-- O'Connor who do we really believe is in control of this city right now so hard to talent so many of these places.
Exactly it's not really clear but there are reports that -- -- storefront which is an Islamic jihadist group is part of the rebels that.
Took control of this city now this group has been labeled a terrorist organization by the United States.
So their involvement in capturing the city certainly raised concerns among the United States and other western countries but right now there's still a lot of fighting going on around this city.
And in in this entire province Martha.
And I thank you very much growing sex is -- since two reasonable size that -- --
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