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More than 40000 killed since start of Syria conflict

Damascus : Syria | Nov 23, 2012 at 4:33 AM PST
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A new figures for the number of people killed in Syria so far

We note that most of the death toll from the Syrian opposition sources

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He said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said more than 40 thousand people were killed during the protracted conflict since the 20 months between the forces of President Bashar al-Assad is fighting to overthrow him.

Said Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the observatory, which monitors violence that almost half the dead were civilians and that the other half is divided equally between opposition fighters and government soldiers.

He said Abdul Rahman told Reuters "will likely be much higher than this because the opposition fighters and government lie about the number of people killed by their forces to show that they are the victors."

A few hours ago, there are new victims
Where he fell dead and wounded in the ongoing clashes in Syria between hundreds of opposition fighters and Kurds in the city of Ras al-Ain in Hasaka province north-east of the country on the Turkish border.

According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights that nine fighters ", including eight Front victory and strangers Sham Brigades" Islamic, killed in the clashes that broke out this afternoon in the city of Ras al-Ain and continue intermittent evening.


But there are countries and opposes intervention in a feud with the Syrian opposition armed


Where warned Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi on Sunday intensified supply Syrian opposition forces with weapons, saying it would increase the "insecurity and the threat of terrorism and organized violence" in the region.

France announced Thursday it will launch its European partners the issue of lifting the ban on "defensive weapons" to help the opposition.

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More than 40000 killed since start of Syria conflict
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