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Syria bombards rebel area near Turkish border

Turkish troops stop a Syrian man from the town of Ras al-Ain to prevent him from crossing the fences illegally on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the border with Turkey on Sunday, days after Free Syrian Army rebels captured it during an advance into the northeast, opposition campaigners said. REUTERS

Turkish troops stop a Syrian man from the town of Ras al-Ain to prevent him from crossing the fences illegally on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the...more

Turkish troops stop a Syrian man from the town of Ras al-Ain to prevent him from crossing the fences illegally on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the border with Turkey on Sunday, days after Free Syrian Army rebels captured it during an advance into the northeast, opposition campaigners said. REUTERS
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Syrians from the town of Ras al-Ain stand behind the fences to cross into Turkey on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the border with Turkey on Sunday, days after Free Syrian Army rebels captured it during an advance into the northeast, opposition campaigners said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Syrians from the town of Ras al-Ain stand behind the fences to cross into Turkey on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the...more

Syrians from the town of Ras al-Ain stand behind the fences to cross into Turkey on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the border with Turkey on Sunday, days after Free Syrian Army rebels captured it during an advance into the northeast, opposition campaigners said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A Syrian family from the northern town of Ras al-Ain, returning their home, walk through a border crossing in Ceylanpinar on the Turkish-Syrian border, Sanliurfa province, November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the border with Turkey on Sunday, days after Free Syrian Army rebels captured it during an advance into the northeast, opposition campaigners said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A Syrian family from the northern town of Ras al-Ain, returning their home, walk through a border crossing in Ceylanpinar on the Turkish-Syrian border, Sanliurfa province, November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain...more

A Syrian family from the northern town of Ras al-Ain, returning their home, walk through a border crossing in Ceylanpinar on the Turkish-Syrian border, Sanliurfa province, November 11, 2012. Syrian helicopters and artillery bombarded the Ras al-Ain area near the border with Turkey on Sunday, days after Free Syrian Army rebels captured it during an advance into the northeast, opposition campaigners said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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