Apr 17 2011
Personally, I couldn’t care less if they all blow each other away, but what is the Muslim-in-Chief’s agenda?
OBSERVERS.france24 –Since mid-March, Syria has been rattled by a wave of popular unrest in which activists say more than 200 people have been killed. In a country where foreign journalists are barred from reporting and state media stick to the government line, amateur photos and videos are among the only ways of getting information from the ground. Here is a brief selection of the most striking amateur videos of the Syrian uprising. After showing relative restraint during the first week of protests, the army opened fire on protesters in the northern city of Latakia for the first time on March 27. According to our Observer, the soldiers encouraged demonstrators to gather in the citys main square before opening fire.
Bloody stuff starts around 0:52