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UN monitors in Syria targeted by protests in Aleppo

Protests have taken place across Syria, with opposition activists calling Friday a day of solidarity with the students of Aleppo.

Two weeks ago four students were killed when government troops stormed the campus of Aleppo University, sparking wider demonstrations in Syria's main commercial centre, which had been relatively quiet.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 19 May 2012
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