Report: More than 80,000 dead from conflict in Syria

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 12, 2013 15:29




The death toll from fighting in Syria has surpassed 80,000, AFP reported the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights as saying Sunday.

In February, nearly 70,000 deaths were reported as a result of sectarian violence between rebel forces and loyalists of Syrian President Bashar Assad, according to Navi Pillay, UN high commissioner for human rights.


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