Syrian rebels linked to al-Qaeda have seized control of a key airbase in the north-western province of Idlib after a long battle, Syrian state TV says.

Abu al-Duhur airbase was under siege for nearly two years by the militants, who have captured most of the province.

The militants behind the attack are believed to be a coalition of Islamist rebels, including al-Nusra Front.

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