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Pro-Assad Syrian official killed in Lebanon

18 July 2013 Last updated at 02:48 BST

A well-known pro-regime Syrian media commentator has been shot dead at his home in Lebanon.

Mohammed Darrar Jamo was an outspoken advocate of the Syrian government line.

He is the first such figure to be killed in Lebanon since the Syrian conflict began more than two years ago.

Jim Muir reports.

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