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Friday, November 9, 2012

Blasts in Syria kill and wound dozens of troops

This Thursday, Sept. 13 photo, shows a Syrian family, who fled their home due to government shelling, take refuge at Bab Al-Salameh crossing border, hoping to cross to one of the refugee camps in Turkey, near the Syrian town of Azaz. As many as 9,000 Syrians crossed into Turkey overnight to flee the violence in their country, a United Nations official said Friday.