Protesters were gathering around a mosque in the southern Syrian city of Deraa on Tuesday and security forces were advancing toward the area, Al-Arabiyya reported.
Deraa has been the scene of clashes between anti-government demonstrators and government security forces for the last several days. Five people have been killed in total.
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