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#Syrian protests

# syrian-protests - Monday 13 June, 2011

Syrians pour across the border after crackdown

Nearly 6,000 Syrians have sought sanctuary in Turkey in the past few days. A military crackdown in the town of Jisr al-Shughour has sent people fleeing.

# syrian-protests - Friday 10 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: New ministers from north and south of the border meet for the first time today; more protests on the way in Syria, and the unthinkable…a Father Ted rip off.

# syrian-protests - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Syrian forces kill 3 at protesters' funeral

Security forces have opened fire on a funeral procession for eight anti-government protesters killed yesterday. 44 people were killed in demonstrations on Friday.

# syrian-protests - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Syrian army units clash over anti-government protests

Infighting between President Bashar Assad’s troops is said to be a significant development.