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Syria / Government Crackdown / Navai Interview #1006865

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 08, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The lies from the government of Syrian President Bashir al-Assad about the anti-regime protests noted; YouTube videos shown from the streets of Homs, including bodies of victims in a pile, troops firing on protesters, the mutilated boy Hamza. [In August on CNN, Syrian ambassador to U.N. Bashar JA'AFARI†- says they are terrorist armed extremist groups killing our soldiers and police.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with PBS reporter Amita Navai about Syria; scenes shown from her "Frontline" video of the sound of a militia raid. [NAVAI - says the protesters live on the run going from safehouse to safehouse; notes how the regime is returning bodies to the families after weeks; states the government is saying lie upon lie.]

Cooper, Anderson

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