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Report: Syrian Soldiers Remove Journalists' Bodies

A Syrian Foreign Ministry source said, Thursday evening, that Syrian troops removed the bodies of American reporter Marie Colvin and French photographer Rémi Ochlik, who were killed last week in Homs, according to Syria's official news agency.

The announcement followed a report by rebels in which they apparently held a funeral and buried the dead journalists.

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