Syria

August 11, 2011 - 4:00 AM
In this image made from amateur video released by DPN (Deir el-Zour Press news) and accessed via The Associated Press Television News on Wednesday Aug. 10, 2011, shows Syria tanks on the street in Deir el-Zour Syria on Tuesday Aug. 9. 2011. Syrian troops seized control of the eastern flashpoint city of Deir el-Zour Wednesday following intense shelling and gunfire, an activist said, as the international community intensified its pressure on the country's president to end the deadly crackdown. (AP Photo/DPN via APTN) THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CANNOT INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE CONTENT, DATE, LOCATION OR AUTHENTICITY OF THIS MATERIAL