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Syria - Sep 5, 2011 - 10:37

Last modified: 5 Sep 2011 07:37

Syrian soldiers who have defected to the opposition have reportedly engaged in fighting against other troops in Damascus, the capital, on Monday.

Al Jazeera has received reports from activists of heavy gunfire heard in a military airport in the city and in the Mezzah area.