Monday, August 20, 2012
Forty two residents, including women and children, were killed in extra judicial execution and indiscriminate shelling attacks on residential areas. Twelve civilians were killed in Darayyah alone, two mutilated victims were found in Douma and an entire family was recovered from underneath the rubble in Dumair. Furthermore, hundreds of civilians were wounded during the shelling attacks; several are in critical condition.
Meanwhile, Al-Assad’s militias stopped and screened civilians on the streets, launched assault attacks on homes, detained dozens of civilians and destroyed properties and cemeteries. Military forces shelled Attal, Daryyah and Mu’adhameyyatu-Sham with mortar, artillery and helicopters, as a result massive explosions were triggered and heavy clouds of smoke rose in the sky.
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Victims in Daryyah:
Victims in Douma:
Victims recovered from underneath the rubble in Dumair:
Victim in Saqba:
Shelling on homes in Daryyah:
Destruction in Daryyah:
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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