Revolutionary Command Council in Damascus Suburbs | Daily Report
Monday, January 7, 2013
Twenty residents were killed this Monday across the suburban area; Kafr Batna 5, Douma 3, Mu’adamyyat Asham 3, Dareyya 3, Madaya 2 and one victim in each of the following: Qara, Kafreen, Saqba and Attal.
Kafr Batna: Assad forces targeted residential areas and a bakery with mortar and rocket shelling killing five residents, including an entire family; a man, his wife and their two children. The attack led also to the injury of 12 residents, including children; many are in critical condition. Among the victims: Bayan Sheikh Bustaneh (child) and Nariman Annahass.
Dareyya: Artillery shelling resumed against the city while Assad militias extra judicially executed Khaleel Qawooq, his wife (kawthar Al’aaber) and their son (Yasser Qawooq) in their home located on the city’s outskirts. Additionally, Assad forces dispatched military reinforcements in an unsuccessful attempt to invade the city besieged for 56 days in a row.
Mu’adamyyat Asham: Fierce artillery shelling led to the death of two residents (Ahmad Adnan Darweesh and Zuhair Mahmood Asheikh) and total destruction of residential buildings.
Alghootah Asharqieh: Tanks, mortar and artillery shelling mainly targeted Kafr Batna, Al’etaibeh, Anneshabieh, Shab’aa, Saqba, Misraba, Madyara, Jisreen, ‘Erbeen, Ain Tarma, Hazeh, Harasta and Douma.
‘Aqraba- Bait Sahim: Tanks and mortar shelling resumed against Bait Sahim, ‘Aqraba, Atheiabieh, Yelda, Hajeera and Babila for 39 days in a row. Residents suffer a severe shortage in medical supplies and lack water, power and all forms of communication.
Misraba: Massive explosions rocked the town and fierce gun battles were heard.
Douma: Three residents were killed during artillery shelling on the city.
Alqalamoon: A snowstorm hit Alqalamoon mountains and north western side of the capital. The snow precipitation led to 0.5 meter accumulation and zero visibility.
Saqba: Hannan Mohammad (19 year) was fatally shot by Assad forces on Damascus-Homs Highway.
Madaya: Khaled ‘Akkasheh and R’aed Khalil were killed in an ambush by Assad militias.