Syria: Internet and phone systems down for second day

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Internet and telephone lines in Syria have been down for a second day, amid reports of heavy fighting between rebels and government troops in southern Damascus.

Government officials and opposition activists have blamed each other for the shutdown.

Mike Wooldridge reports.

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