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U.N. lifts Syria death toll to "truly shocking" 60,000

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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Free Syrian Army fighters stand near buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Binsh near Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muhammad Najdet Qadour/Shaam News Network/Handout

Free Syrian Army fighters stand near buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Binsh near Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muhammad Najdet Qadour/Shaam News...more

Free Syrian Army fighters stand near buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Binsh near Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muhammad Najdet Qadour/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Residents run along a street after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Residents run along a street after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Residents run along a street after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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Members of the Free Syrian Army stand behind a machine gun turret as they patrol on the back of a truck in Aleppo's Bustan Al Qaser district January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Members of the Free Syrian Army stand behind a machine gun turret as they patrol on the back of a truck in Aleppo's Bustan Al Qaser district January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Members of the Free Syrian Army stand behind a machine gun turret as they patrol on the back of a truck in Aleppo's Bustan Al Qaser district January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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A member of the Free Syrian Army gestures while on patrol in Aleppo's Bustan Al Qaser district January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

A member of the Free Syrian Army gestures while on patrol in Aleppo's Bustan Al Qaser district January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

A member of the Free Syrian Army gestures while on patrol in Aleppo's Bustan Al Qaser district January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Taftanaz, near the northern province of Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Rewan Al-Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout

Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Taftanaz, near the northern province of Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Rewan Al-Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout

Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Taftanaz, near the northern province of Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Rewan Al-Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Taftanaz, near the northern province of Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Rewan Al-Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout

Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Taftanaz, near the northern province of Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Rewan Al-Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout

Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Taftanaz, near the northern province of Idlib January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Rewan Al-Homsi/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters and civilians search for bodies under rubble after an air strike by a fighter jet loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Marja district December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout
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A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout
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Food and weapons belonging to the Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

Food and weapons belonging to the Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

Food and weapons belonging to the Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout
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A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout

A view of buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Daraya, near Damascus, December 29, 2012. REUTERS/Kenan Al-Derani/Shaam News Network/Handout
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A general view shows Aleppo's historical citadel controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad December 30, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

A general view shows Aleppo's historical citadel controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad December 30, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

A general view shows Aleppo's historical citadel controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad December 30, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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Free Syrian Army fighters prepare their weapons in Aleppo's Izaa district December 30, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters prepare their weapons in Aleppo's Izaa district December 30, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

Free Syrian Army fighters prepare their weapons in Aleppo's Izaa district December 30, 2012. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman
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