8:19am

Tue May 10, 2011
Middle East

Syrian Troops, Tanks Crush Protesters' Uprising

The government in Syria says it has the upper hand in the crackdown on protesters. The government has used tanks and troops to put down demonstrations in cities across the country. Anthony Shadid, of The New York Times, talks to Renee Montagne about what he witnessed Monday when he was allowed into Syria for a few hours.

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