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PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: Thousands of Syrians Rally in Defiance at End of Ramadan | PBS

Duration: 04:55
Program: PBS NewsHour #10143
Broadcast Date: Aug. 30, 2011

In other news Tuesday, thousands of people rallied across Syria in a show of defiance as the Muslim holy month of Ramadan wrapped up. Activists said security forces shot and killed at least seven people, including a 13-year-old boy. Also, Libya's rebels are now threatening to attack Moammar Gadhafi's hometown of Sirte.



Post Date: August 30, 2011