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  Iyar 11, 5773 , 21/04/13

Syrian Troops Kill 85

Syrian government forces killed 85 people in a suburb of Damascus on Sunday according to rebel sources.  One opposition member expressed fear that the number was much higher.

The Syrian Expatriates Organization (SEO) reported 28 corpses, including three women and three children, were found in an impromptu hospital in the town of Jededet Fadel, along with dozens of burnt corpses. The SEO said the area has been cut off from communications, water and electricity.

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