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Syrian Journalists, Activists Plead For Safe Departure As Government Continues Attacks

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Source: www.abc.net.au
Source: www.abc.net.au

Several media activists and citizen journalists have asked international figures for help on Wednesday so they can leave the troubled southwestern corner of Syria as government forces move to control the area, according to ABC News. The Committee To Protect Journalists issued a statement which said at least 70 Syrian journalists were "trapped" in the southwest near the borders of Jordan and Israel but government forces were moving in on controlling the area after leading an offensive with their Russian allies the past three weeks. The media activists say they fear for their lives if they are captured by government troops since several citizen journalists went missing after Syrian forces took...

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