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A look back at the violence that has overtaken the country
A rebel aims his weapon during a fight with government forces in the Saif al-Dawla district of the northern city of Aleppo on Oct. 5, 2012. Thousands of people demonstrated across Syria despite ongoing violence, calling for the arming of the rebel Free Syrian Army and condemning the international community's inaction, monitors reported.