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  Adar 7, 5772 , 01/03/12

Report: Syrian Forces Take Homs Neighborhood

Syrian army forces took over the Baba-Amr neighborhood of the northern city of Homs, Thursday, according to a Syrian security source. Baba-Amr is considered a stronghold of rebels fighting Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad. The army reportedly handed out food and looked for casualties who had not been evacuated, including French journalist Edith Bouvier.

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