The Hama massacre

It is 30 years since thousands of Syrians were killed by their own army.

The soldiers had been ordered to end the anti-government uprising in the city of Hama.

Hear one man's story of three weeks of terror.

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10 minutes

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Fri 3 Feb 2012 02:50 GMT

Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

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