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Syria - Dec 2, 2011 - 09:49

Last modified: 2 Dec 2011 05:49

Al Jazeera has obtained exclusive footage of soldiers who have defected from the Syrian army. Many say they left because they were forced to fire on unarmed protesters.

And as Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports, their ranks are getting bigger by the day.