Syria crisis: Islamic State fighters seize Aleppo towns

August 13, 2014 11:01 AM

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Syria crisis: Islamic State fighters seize Aleppo towns

Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria have taken control of several towns in the northern province of Aleppo, according to reports from activists.

The group seized the town of Akhtarin, 50km (30 miles) northeast of Aleppo city, where Syrian rebels are holed up.

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