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Syria troops fire on anti-government demonstrators

At least 10 people have been killed and dozens wounded after Syrian police opened fire on people protesting against the deaths of anti-government demonstrators in Deraa, witnesses say.

A Syrian human rights activist told the BBC that at least 37 had died.

Troops also reportedly shot at people attending the funerals of six people killed in a raid on a mosque.

Lina Sinjab reports from Deraa.

  • 23 Mar 2011
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