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Women, children refuse to leave Homs without male kin

A girl carries a sign that reads '300 children without education since two years' during a campaign organised by activists in the besieged area of Homs, January 22, 2014. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy

 
This article was amended on Tuesday, January 28 2014

This article was ammended on Jan. 28, 2014. The original article stated that there were 500 women and children who refused to leave their homes in Homs. In fact, 500 families refused to leave their homes in Homs. We regret the error. 

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