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Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood holds 1st open vote

Egypt's largest political group, the Muslim Brotherhood, held its first open internal election Saturday since the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak, in an attempt to... Read more »

Aug. 6, 2011

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Syria says revolt quelled, shows proof

Syria's government showed off TV and still images of burned buildings and rubble-strewn streets empty of people in Hama, the epicenter of anti-regime protests, and... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2011

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Syria claims progress in crushing Hama uprising

Syria's government proclaimed Friday that it was succeeding in crushing the uprising in the city of Hama, the epicenter of anti-regime protests, showing TV images of... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2011

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Syrian troops fire on protesters, killing 8

Security forces opened fire on protesters, killing at least eight, as tens of thousands poured into streets across Syria on Friday, chanting for the fall of President... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2011

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Syrian troops fire on protesters, killing 4

Syrian security forces pounded the city of Hama with tank shelling and opened fire on protesters who streamed into the streets across the country Friday calling for... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2011

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Resident: People being slaughtered in Syria

The flashpoint Syrian city of Hama endured a fifth day under military siege Thursday, with a resident saying people were being "slaughtered like sheep" in the streets... Read more »

Aug. 4, 2011

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