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The Syrian national flag flutters atop a damaged building that was controlled by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al Assad in Homs January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

The Syrian national flag flutters atop a damaged building that was controlled by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al Assad in Homs January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

The Syrian national flag flutters atop a damaged building that was controlled by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al Assad in Homs January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy
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Curtains erected as protection from snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are seen in a neighbourhood of Homs January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

Curtains erected as protection from snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are seen in a neighbourhood of Homs January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

Curtains erected as protection from snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are seen in a neighbourhood of Homs January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy
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A damaged military vehicle that belonged to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is seen in a damaged neighbourhood in Homs January 30, 2013. Picture taken January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

A damaged military vehicle that belonged to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is seen in a damaged neighbourhood in Homs January 30, 2013. Picture taken January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

A damaged military vehicle that belonged to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is seen in a damaged neighbourhood in Homs January 30, 2013. Picture taken January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy
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