Syrian protest

A veiled woman takes part in a protest calling on <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO00000075" title="Syria" href="/topic/international/syria-PLGEO00000075.topic">Syria's</a> President <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEPLT007504" title="Bashar Assad" href="/topic/politics-government/government/heads-of-state/bashar-assad-PEPLT007504.topic">Bashar Assad</a> to step down, in front of the United Nations headquarters in Amman. Syria buried its dead a day after a bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protests which killed 44 people, as US <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEPLT007408" title="Barack Obama" href="/topic/politics-government/government/barack-obama-PEPLT007408.topic">President Barack Obama</a> expressed "acute concern" about the situation in the country.

( Getty Images / May 21, 2011 )

A veiled woman takes part in a protest calling on Syria's President Bashar Assad to step down, in front of the United Nations headquarters in Amman. Syria buried its dead a day after a bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protests which killed 44 people, as US President Barack Obama expressed "acute concern" about the situation in the country.

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