A Syrian woman, left, speaks with an Arab league observer, right, who attends with other observers a mass prayer for the people and army soldiers who were killed during the violence around the country, at the Holy Cross Church, in Damascus, Syria, on Monday Jan. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Muzaffar Salman)
January 9, 2012 10:12:34 AM PST
BEIRUT - January 9, 2012 --
Activists say Syrian troops have fired on protesters as Arab League observers toured the area.