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Syrian activist: 17 bodies thrown into Hama main square

Opposition activists in Syria say government forces have launched renewed assaults on several cities - they say soldiers loyal to President Assad have thrown corpses into a public square in the town of Hama.

Amer al Sadeq, an activist on the outskirts of Damascus, gave his account of events to BBC World.

  • 27 Jan 2012
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