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#Damascus

# damascus - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

Syria resorts to intimidation and abduction of protesters
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Syria resorts to intimidation and abduction of protesters

May 3rd 2011, 6:22 PM 284 Views 0 Comments

In the face of international condemnation for its violent oppression of protests, the Syrian regime has instead launched a campaign of intimidation – with people being plucked from their homes and offices in the middle of the day.

# damascus - Friday 29 April, 2011

Syrian rights group says 42 killed in vicious fighting nationwide
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Syrian rights group says 42 killed in vicious fighting nationwide

Apr 29th 2011, 9:51 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

An attempt by protesters today to break an army blockade on the southern Syrian city of Daraa has led to bloody scenes, and a local rights group has said that at least 42 people have been killed in fighting across the country.

# damascus - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Syrian forces fire on mourners during funeral processions for anti-government protesters
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Syrian forces fire on mourners during funeral processions for anti-government protesters

Apr 23rd 2011, 2:11 PM 212 Views 0 Comments

News of new deaths emerge a day after a violent crackdown by security forces loyal to president Bashar Assad killed as many as 100 people during demonstrations on Friday.

# damascus - Friday 22 April, 2011

Syria's 'bloodiest day' leaves a reported 60 people dead
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Syria's 'bloodiest day' leaves a reported 60 people dead

Apr 22nd 2011, 6:30 PM 301 Views 0 Comments

Demonstrators gathered in their thousands across Syria following Friday prayers but the scale of the bloodshed has begun to emerge this evening.

# damascus - Monday 18 April, 2011

Clashes 'kill 12′ in Syria as evidence of US support for opposition emerges
Live Apr 18th 2011, 12:49 PM

Clashes 'kill 12′ in Syria as evidence of US support for opposition emerges

# damascus - Friday 25 March, 2011

Violence erupts around Syria, protesters shot
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Violence erupts around Syria, protesters shot

Mar 25th 2011, 8:35 PM 360 Views 0 Comments

Syrian government troops opened fire on protesters today, as anti-establishment demonstrations took place across the country following Friday prayers.

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