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Syria bombards major cities, weakening truce

Smoke from what activists say was missile fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is seen at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout

Smoke from what activists say was missile fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is seen at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout

Smoke from what activists say was missile fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is seen at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Members of the Free Syrian Army search for bodies in the rubble of a building damaged after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout

Members of the Free Syrian Army search for bodies in the rubble of a building damaged after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia...more

Members of the Free Syrian Army search for bodies in the rubble of a building damaged after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Residents and members of the Free Syrian Army search for bodies in the rubble of a building damaged after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout

Residents and members of the Free Syrian Army search for bodies in the rubble of a building damaged after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012....more

Residents and members of the Free Syrian Army search for bodies in the rubble of a building damaged after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Residents walk amid rubble after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout

Residents walk amid rubble after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout

Residents walk amid rubble after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Erbeen, near Damascus October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Maawia Al-Naser/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, after Eid al-Adha prayers in Yabroud near Damascus October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, after Eid al-Adha prayers in Yabroud near Damascus October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, after Eid al-Adha prayers in Yabroud near Damascus October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Shaam News Network/Handout
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A crowd gathers in front of damaged buildings after a car bomb exploded at Daf al-Shok district, in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. REUTERS/Sana

A crowd gathers in front of damaged buildings after a car bomb exploded at Daf al-Shok district, in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. REUTERS/Sana

A crowd gathers in front of damaged buildings after a car bomb exploded at Daf al-Shok district, in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. REUTERS/Sana
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Members of the Free Syrian Army attack a house they suspect pro-governoment forces shot at them from during an operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of the town. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

Members of the Free Syrian Army attack a house they suspect pro-governoment forces shot at them from during an operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of...more

Members of the Free Syrian Army attack a house they suspect pro-governoment forces shot at them from during an operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of the town. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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A member of the Free Syrian Army stands guard over detainees suspected of being members of pro-government forces, in the back of a pick-up truck during a combing operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of the town. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

A member of the Free Syrian Army stands guard over detainees suspected of being members of pro-government forces, in the back of a pick-up truck during a combing operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is...more

A member of the Free Syrian Army stands guard over detainees suspected of being members of pro-government forces, in the back of a pick-up truck during a combing operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of the town. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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A member of the Free Syrian Army is reflected in a mirror in a house they use as a base in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

A member of the Free Syrian Army is reflected in a mirror in a house they use as a base in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

A member of the Free Syrian Army is reflected in a mirror in a house they use as a base in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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A Syrian refugee boy points a plastic toy pistol at a man in a Mickey Mouse costume on the first day of Eid al-Adha at a park in Beirut October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi

A Syrian refugee boy points a plastic toy pistol at a man in a Mickey Mouse costume on the first day of Eid al-Adha at a park in Beirut October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi

A Syrian refugee boy points a plastic toy pistol at a man in a Mickey Mouse costume on the first day of Eid al-Adha at a park in Beirut October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi
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Detainees sit in the back of a pick-up truck after members of the Free Syrian Army suspected them as pro-government forces during a combing operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of the town. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

Detainees sit in the back of a pick-up truck after members of the Free Syrian Army suspected them as pro-government forces during a combing operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over...more

Detainees sit in the back of a pick-up truck after members of the Free Syrian Army suspected them as pro-government forces during a combing operation in Haram town, Idlib Governorate, October 26, 2012. The Free Syrian Army is advancing over pro-government forces for control of the town. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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A crowd gathers in front of damaged buildings after a car bomb exploded at Daf al-Shok district, in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. REUTERS/Sana

A crowd gathers in front of damaged buildings after a car bomb exploded at Daf al-Shok district, in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. REUTERS/Sana

A crowd gathers in front of damaged buildings after a car bomb exploded at Daf al-Shok district, in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. REUTERS/Sana
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Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, after Eid al-Adha prayers in Sermeen near Damascus October 26, 2012. The banner reads as "Sermeen". REUTERS/Mahmoud Abu Al-Ezz/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, after Eid al-Adha prayers in Sermeen near Damascus October 26, 2012. The banner reads as "Sermeen". REUTERS/Mahmoud Abu Al-Ezz/Shaam News Network/Handout

Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, after Eid al-Adha prayers in Sermeen near Damascus October 26, 2012. The banner reads as "Sermeen". REUTERS/Mahmoud Abu Al-Ezz/Shaam News Network/Handout
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