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TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY W.G. DUNLOP A Syrian rebel readies to fire a... News PhotoAleppo,Bomb,City,Civil War,Conflict,Homemade,Horizontal,North,Preparation,Rebellion,Slingshot,Syria,Syrian Civil WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPTO GO WITH AFP STORY BY W.G. DUNLOP A Syrian rebel readies to fire a bomb using a homemade slingshot in the northern city of Aleppo on October 16, 2012. Lightly-armed Syrian rebels who face the warplanes, artillery and tanks of loyalists have turned to making their own weapons, even rigging a video game controller to fire mortar rounds. AFP PHOTO/TAUSEEF MUSTAFA (Photo credit should read TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images)