Committee of the Martyrs
May 09, 2011 21:02 EDT
Syrian security forces rounded up thousands of men as they went house to house in a bid to crush an anti-regime protest movement in the coastal city of Banias, as shots rang out in a Damascus suburb surrounded by troops, activists said.
May 08, 2011 16:09 EDT
A 12-year-old boy was among several people killed Sunday as Syrian troops hunted down opponents of President Bashar al-Assad in two restive cities, activists said, despite world anger over the bloody crackdown.
May 08, 2011 02:56 EDT
Syrian forces rained gunfire on Banias as they pushed ahead with an assault on the restive port, killing six people, activists said, as President Bashar al-Assad's opponents called for elections to end the crisis.
May 07, 2011 15:52 EDT
Syrian forces rained gunfire on Banias Saturday as they pushed ahead with an assault on the restive port, killing six people, activists said, as President Bashar al-Assad's opponents called for elections to end the crisis.
May 01, 2011 12:23 EDT
Hundreds of dissidents were arrested across Syria on Sunday, including in the flashpoint town of Daraa and a besieged Damascus suburb, after dozens were killed in weekend protests, activists said.
Apr 30, 2011 17:00 EDT
Troops and snipers killed six civilians on Saturday in the flashpoint Syrian city of Daraa, activists said, as people buried scores of people killed in a "day of rage" on Friday.
Apr 24, 2011 15:10 EDT
Security forces shot dead four people and made arrests across Syria on Sunday, as funerals were held for protesters and mourners killed in a bloody crackdown which activists said cost 120 lives.