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  10/29/2012, Cheshvan 13, 5773

Syria: More than 350 Dead Since 'Ceasefire' Began

More than 350 people have been killed in Syria since the beginning of the latest ceasefire, a local opposition organization reported on Sunday.

The ceasefire, which was declared for the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha, was to take effect on Friday morning, but only lasted a few hours.