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Funeral mourner, activist in hiding among 5 slain in Syria

Posted: October 16, 2011 at 5:32 a.m.

Syrian security forces trying to suppress the resilient anti-government uprising killed five people Saturday, including one person who was attending a funeral procession for a teenager shot dead in protests a day earlier, activists said.

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