Syria attack kills 21; rebels say protect U.N. monitors




 
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Syria attack kills 21; rebels say protect U.N. monitors
 
May 16th, 2012  
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Syria attack kills 21; rebels say protect U.N. monitors
BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 21 people were killed on Tuesday in an attack in northern Syria, activists said, and members of a team of U.N. monitors caught in the incident said they were in rebel hands "for their own protection." When Reuters asked one of the four monitors by phone if they were being held prisoner, he said: "We are safe with the (rebel) Free Army." A spokesman for the rebel military council said the rebels were working on a safe exit for the monitors. An internal U.N. ...




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