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A man puts medicines on a shelve at a pharmacy on March 7, 2013 in... News PhotoAdult,Damascus,Economy,Finance,Horizontal,Medicine,Men,Moving Activity,Pharmacy,SyriaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTO GO WITH AFP STORY BY ROUEIDA MABARDI A man puts medicines on a shelve at a pharmacy on March 7, 2013 in the Syrian capital Damascus. In the past few months, President Bashar al-Assad's regime has hiked prices of essential commodities such as flour by 140 percent, gasoline by 62 percent and oil by 106 percent. AFP PHOTO / LOUAI BESHARA (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)