A French journalist, Gilles Jacquier.
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French journalist, Gilles Jacquier, killed in Syria

French journalist Gilles Jacquier is among nine people killed in a grenade attack in the central Syrian city of Homs.

It comes as an Arab League observer in Syria resigned, describing the league's mission there as a farce and accusing the authorities in Damascus of committing war crimes.

The BBC's Jonathan Head reports from neighbouring Turkey.

  • 12 Jan 2012
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