Syria blocks new protest at Israeli border

Palestinian women react during the funeral procession of the Palestinian protesters who killed when Israeli soldiers opened fire on Sunday at protesters who tried to burst across Syria's frontier with the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, at Khan al-Shih Palestinian refugee camp, some 25 kilometers far from Damascus, Syria, on Monday June 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi)

June 6, 2011 11:07:39 AM PDT
Syrian police blocked dozens of pro-Palestinian protesters from approaching the Israeli frontier on Monday, preventing a repeat of deadly clashes with Israeli forces that killed as many as 23 people who tried to rush the border.