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<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image "><span></span></div><span class="caption-text">A defected Syrian policeman, Adnan al-Hamod, 33, lights a kerosene lamp at an underground cave used for shelter from Syrian governemnt forces shelling and airstrikes, at Jirjanaz village, in Idlib province, Syria, Thursday Feb. 28, 2013. Across northern Syria, rebels, soldiers, and civilians are making use of the country&#39;s wealth of ancient and medieval antiquities to protect themselves from Syria&#39;s two-year-old war. They are built of thick stone that has already withstood centuries, and are often located in strategic locations overlooking towns and roads. &#40;AP Photo&#47;Hussein Malla&#41; (AP Photo&#47; Hussein Malla)</span></div>
September 10, 2013 5:20:15 AM PDT