30 Apr '11, 2am

jl At Least 62 Killed in Syria; UN Condemns Violence (VIDEO)

jl At Least 62 Killed in Syria; UN Condemns Violence (VIDEO)

Thousands marched in some 50 cities, towns, and villages throughout Syria on Friday despite government warnings against holding any protests. Troops responded with gunfire: At least 33 -- some carrying olive branches and marching peacefully -- were killed in the opposition stronghold of Dara'a, 27 in and around the northern city of Homs, and two more in the port city of Latakia, says the BBC . Protests were also reported in Aleppo, the coastal city of Banias, Deir Ezzor in the east, Qamishli in the north-east, and along the the Syria-Jordan border. Significantly, protests spread closer than ever to the center of Damascus, Syria's capital.

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