Footage said to show tanks in Bdama
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Syria: Army storms key border town Bdama

Syrian troops have stormed into a town near the border with Turkey, reports say, as the government presses its campaign to crush a popular revolt.

Witnesses and anti-government activists said tanks and soldiers swept into Bdama, making dozens of arrests.

Thousands of Syrian people have arrived in the border area over the past week, escaping military action in the north. Matthew Price reports.

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  • 18 Jun 2011