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UN figures suggest that 70,000 men, women and children have been killed since the crackdown on peaceful protests first began in Syria.Stop the killing – take action nowSince those early protests, barely a week has gone by when the situation in the country has not made the headlines. Stories of battles between opposition and government forces continue to fill our papers, and the endlessly rising death toll has serves as a constant reminder that what started as a peaceful cry for freedom has descended into an internal armed conflict - with devastating results.
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