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  אב 5, 5771 , 05/08/11

Syria: 4 Killed After Ramadan Prayers

Syrian forces shot dead four protesters in two separate incidents following nightly Ramadan prayers on Thursday, activists’ organizations told Reuters.

In one incident, three protesters were killed and at least ten were wounded in the town of Nawa near Deraa.

Another protester was killed in the Damascus suburb of Qadam when four buses full of security police surrounded a demonstration and fired at the crowd.

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