Syria rebels cut army's supply lines to Aleppo

Syrian rebels on Monday cut the army's only supply route to the northern province of Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.

"After heavy fighting since (Sunday) evening, the rebels took the strategic area of Khanasser... situated on the only road linking Aleppo to central Syria, cutting the army's military reinforcements and food" route to the province, the Britain-based NGO said.