Photo Gallery: A Bloody Spring in Damascus
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Photo Gallery: A Bloody Spring in Damascus

'It Will Not Stop' Syrian Uprising Continues Despite Crackdown

Earlier this year, Syrian President Bashar Assad boasted his country was immune to the revolution bug. But a wave of uprisings, which began last week, have rattled his confidence. Protesters say they will keep up the pressure -- despite an iron-fist response from pro-Assad militias.  
Translated from the German by Josh Ward