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Clashes Break Out in Syrian Capital After Insurgents Attack
Fierce clashes broke out in the Syrian capital on Sunday after insurgents infiltrated government-held parts of the city through tunnels overnight, state media said.
It was a surprising breach of Damascus's security perimeter, where the government has effectively walled itself off against two opposition enclaves in the eastern parts of the city.
Residents said artillery shells and rockets were landing inside the heart of the city, and the activist-run Damascus Today Facebook...