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Female rebel fighters on Syria's frontline

Abu al-Taib, the leader of Ahbab Al-Mustafa Battalion, demonstrates to female members as he holds a gun during a military training in a mosque in the Seif El Dawla neighbourhood in Aleppo June 24, 2013. (REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman)

Female rebel fighters on Syria's frontline

September 20, 2013

A selection of recent and archive images of women who have joined the Free Syrian Army including members of the "Mother Aisha" battalion during military training in Aleppo.