In Syria, Thousands Protest Regime
by: Kelly McEvers, NPR, May 13, 2011 2:05:00 pm
In Syria, thousands of protesters across the country took to the streets for the ninth Friday in a row. This, despite what now appears to be the most deadly crackdown against a pro-democracy uprising anywhere in the Arab world. But fewer people were hurt than on Fridays past. At least six were killed and several more injured.