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Hostile Syrian border region challenges regime

A border region with a history of hostility toward the Syrian regime is posing the biggest challenge yet for President Bashar Assad's struggle to crush the revolt... Read more »

June 11, 2011

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Syrian regime seals restive town; mutineers remain

Syrian soldiers and police officers who deserted rather than fire on protesters in a restive northern city remained behind to fight against an expected all-out... Read more »

June 11, 2011

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Syrian troops seal restive northern city

Syrian tanks sealed a restive northern city Saturday, and activists said they expected an all-out government assault on the region near the Turkish border. Read more »

June 11, 2011

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Syrian mutiny, loss of town shows cracks in regime

A deadly mutiny of Syrian soldiers and loss of control over a tense northern town appeared to show extraordinary cracks in an autocratic regime that has long prided... Read more »

June 7, 2011

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Mutinous Syrian soldiers behind deaths in north

Mutinous Syrian soldiers joined forces with protesters after days of crackdowns in a tense northern region, apparently killing dozens of officers and security guards,... Read more »

June 7, 2011

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Syrians in tense north flee, fearing new crackdown

Residents fled a northern region on Tuesday where authorities said weekend clashes between armed men and government troops killed 120 security forces, fearing... Read more »

June 7, 2011

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