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Syrian Tanks Make Way for Observers

Syrian army tanks pulled out of Homs on Tuesday as a team of Arab League observers examined the embattled city which has served as a major front between Syrian President Bashar Assad and opposition forces.  In the last 24 hours, 34 people were reported killed.

Observers numbered the tanks exiting Homs at 11, stating other tanks were being hidden rather than removed.

 

About the Author: Malkah Fleisher is a graduate of Cardozo Law School in New York City. She is an editor/staff writer at JewishPress.com and co-hosts a weekly Israeli FM radio show. Malkah lives with her husband and two children on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem.


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