Sunday, August 19, 2012
Thirty five residents, including women and children, were killed in the suburban area on the first day of Eid Alfitr. Victims were killed in extra judicial execution and indiscriminate shelling attacks on residential areas. Fifteen victims were reported in Attal alone, ten in Yalda and Zamalka and one woman was tortured to death in Douma. Furthermore, it is being reported that three women from Alzaiabieh and several men from Douma were kidnapped by pro-Assad militias and taken to unknown destination.
Meanwhile, Al-Assad militias on high buildings and security checkpoints opened heavy gunfire on civilians and surrounded mosques to prevent residents from demonstrating. Regime forces launched indiscriminate assault and detention raids on homes, detained several civilians and destroyed private properties. Military forces resumed brutal aerial bombardment and shelling attacks on residential areas.
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Victim in Douma:
Victim in Douma, August 18, 2012
Victims in Jesreen, August 18, 2012:
Victim in Qatana:
Snipers in Douma City:
Destruction in Aqraba:
Destruction as result of shelling attacks on homes in Jesreen:
The above translation is a summary of the Arabic version. The information contained in this translation is taken from the Arabic version, and the translation is summarized in order to avoid repeated phrases and an overabundance of details in terms of the neighborhood and street names.
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