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Clashes across Syria despite U.N. ceasefire call

Syrian army tanks are seen in Deir al-Zour city March 21, 2012. REUTERS/Handout

Syrian army tanks are seen in Deir al-Zour city March 21, 2012. REUTERS/Handout

Syrian army tanks are seen in Deir al-Zour city March 21, 2012. REUTERS/Handout
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Smoke rises from the Bab Sabaa neighbourhood of Homs March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Smoke rises from the Bab Sabaa neighbourhood of Homs March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Smoke rises from the Bab Sabaa neighbourhood of Homs March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Smoke rises from Bab Sabaa neighbourhood of Homs March 19, 2012. Picture taken March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Smoke rises from Bab Sabaa neighbourhood of Homs March 19, 2012. Picture taken March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Smoke rises from Bab Sabaa neighbourhood of Homs March 19, 2012. Picture taken March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Handout photo of demonstrators protesting against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 20, 2012. The placard reads: "Our revolution upholds high ideals and is not vengeful". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Handout photo of demonstrators protesting against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 20, 2012. The placard reads: "Our revolution upholds high ideals and is not vengeful". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Handout photo of demonstrators protesting against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 20, 2012. The placard reads: "Our revolution upholds high ideals and is not vengeful". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Demonstrators hold up a caricature of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 20, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators hold up a caricature of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 20, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators hold up a caricature of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 20, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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A damaged car is seen in a street in Homs March 16, 2012. REUTERS/Sumar Al Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout

A damaged car is seen in a street in Homs March 16, 2012. REUTERS/Sumar Al Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout

A damaged car is seen in a street in Homs March 16, 2012. REUTERS/Sumar Al Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Nour al-Houda Idriss, a 4-year-old Syrian girl, lies on a bed as she is surrounded by her father and a doctor, in a hospital in Tripoli, in northern Lebanon, March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim

Nour al-Houda Idriss, a 4-year-old Syrian girl, lies on a bed as she is surrounded by her father and a doctor, in a hospital in Tripoli, in northern Lebanon, March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim

Nour al-Houda Idriss, a 4-year-old Syrian girl, lies on a bed as she is surrounded by her father and a doctor, in a hospital in Tripoli, in northern Lebanon, March 19, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim
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Damaged vehicle is seen at the site after an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian

Damaged vehicle is seen at the site after an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian

Damaged vehicle is seen at the site after an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian
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People gather at the site of an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian

People gather at the site of an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian

People gather at the site of an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian
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People gather at the site of an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian

People gather at the site of an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian

People gather at the site of an explosion of a bomb car that went off behind a security office in Aleppo city March 18, 2012. REUTERS/George Ourfalian
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Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. The banner reads "Does protecting minorities means annihilating the majority". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. The banner reads "Does protecting minorities means annihilating the majority". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. The banner reads "Does protecting minorities means annihilating the majority". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. The banner reads "Occupied Kafranbe". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. The banner reads "Occupied Kafranbe". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. The banner reads "Occupied Kafranbe". REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Kafranbel near Idlib March 18, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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