- VOA Technology Editor Doug Bernard talks about word that the Syrian government is releasing bugs – viruses, mal-ware – getting all kinds of user information – as a way of surveillance of the opposition.
- Syrian government forces continue their heavy shelling of the flashpoint cities of Homs and Deir el-Zor, amid reports of more intense fighting in the region of Latakia.
- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an “axis of evil” is behind the atrocities in Syria.
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