Fighting in Aleppo shuts down city"s airport as Syria"s viscious civil war shows no sign of slowing in 2013

Fighting in Aleppo shuts down city's airport as Syria's vicious civil war shows no sign of slowing in 2013Rebel forces targeting airports in attempt to curb President Assad's air forceUse of air strikes one of military's key advantages over opposition forcesCivil war has raged for 21 months with a death toll of 40,000 people /12/31/article-2255103-169039ED000005DC-240_634x429.jpg” width=”634″ height=”429″ alt=”Fatal: Fighting in Aleppo has intensified with rebel forces specifically targeting air bases. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said fighting led to closure of Aleppo International Airport on Monday ” class=”blkBorder” /> Fatal: Fighting in Aleppo has intensified with rebel forces specifically targeting air bases.

Enrique Pena Nieto: Protestors clash with police in Mexico City as new president is sworn into office

Protestors clash with police in Mexico City as new president is sworn into office on a pledge to cut drug-related violenceDemonstrators opposed to Enrique Pena Nieto fought violent battles with police this morning as the new President took the oath of office Hundreds banged on tall steel security barriers around Congress and threw rocks, bottle rockets and firecrackers at police | UPDATED: 10:38 GMT, 2 December 2012 Violent clashes which saw riot police fire tear gas at protestors marred the first day in office of Mexico's new president. Demonstrators opposed to Enrique Pena Nieto fought violent battles with police this morning as the new President took the oath of office in Mexico City.