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VIDEO: Syrian protests rage against Assad

Video shot inside Syria provides a rare look at the violence facing Syrians on the front lines of the effort to topple President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
An unverified video posted on a social media site show large numbers of protesters in Syrian cities and villages, all shouting for an end to the Assad regime 0:51

This video shows images of protests in Syria, captured by a foreign journalist who managed to gain rare access inside the country. CBC News has agreed not to identify him because he fears for his safety.

Many of the activists he profiles in this piece also want their identities protected, for the same reason. They are on the front lines of the effort to topple President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

Note: Because of rights issues, this video is restricted to views from inside Canada only.