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Syria conflict: 'Deadly shelling' hits Deraa

The Syrian army has killed at least 17 people, including women, during fighting in the southern restive town of Deraa, activists say.

They say the shelling began late on Friday and continued overnight.

Meanwhile UN monitors continue their investigation into an alleged massacre at Qubair, after visiting the site.

Jim Muir reports.

  • 09 Jun 2012
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