Syria

Syria Firing More Scud Missiles as More Refugees Expected

Last days of a regime, NATO says

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The head of NATO condemned the Syrian government's return to firing Scud-type missiles yesterday, saying they were "acts of a desperate regime approaching collapse."

NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen said that surveillance captured evidence of the firing of fresh rounds of missiles yesterday morningReuters reports, while American officials confirmed independently to The New York Times that the Scud missiles had resumedafter an apparent lull from their initial use last week.