Heavy clashes frighten residents in Syrian capital

By BEN HUBBARD Published: February 7, 2013
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— Syrian rebels and regime forces fought their most intense clashes in weeks inside the heavily guarded capital of Damascus on Wednesday, activists said, with the sounds of shell blasts echoing through the downtown area and keeping many children home from school while residents hid in their houses.

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