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Editor's Choice - Picture of the Day - August 24, 2012

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A Syrian boy who was injured when a shell, released by regime forces, hit his house on August 24, 2012, waits to be treated at a hospital in Syria's northern city of Aleppo. Syrian forces blitzed areas in and around the Aleppo , activists said, as Western powers sought to tighten the screws on embattled President Bashar al-Assad.


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