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**FILE** In this photo taken during a government-organized tour for the media, Syrian soldiers and armored vehicles arrive in Istabraq village near the northern town of Jisr al-Shughour, Syria, on June 11, 2011. (Associated Press)

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This photo was released by the Syrian official news agency, SANA, which said Syrian policemen were carrying the coffins of their comrades. Residents fearing retaliation fled the northern region of Jisr al-Shughour, where authorities said weekend clashes between armed men and government troops killed 120 security forces. (Associated Press)