Syria Civil Disorder
This is a general Thread to Discuss civil strife in Syria where protests are causing clashes with authorities.
When riots happen in Syria how are they normally quelled?
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Besieged Syrian town sends SOS to world:
Mouadamiya, on the southwest outskirts of the capital Damascus, was occupied by rebels last year and the government has been trying to win it back since then. "For nearly one year, the city of Mouadamiya has been under siege with no access to food, electricity, medicine, communications, and fuel," Said the letter Ref. Source 8
Syria's Women, Many Raped In Refugee Centres, Long To Return Home: Video -
Many Syrian women would rather return to their war-torn homeland than endure the violence, rape and other sexual assaults they are experiencing as refugees, a humanitarian charity has said. Ref. Source 8
Islamists seize Free Syrian Army arms depots: activists:
The largest Islamist rebel force in Syria seized arms depots belonging to the mainstream Western-backed Free Syrian Army on Saturday, a watchdog said, highlighting tensions among rebel groups. Ref. Source 6
Up to 93 people killed in Syria clashes:
The Public Authority of the Syrian Revolution said on Saturday the number of civilians killed in clashes between the opposition Free Syria Army and government forces reached 93 people, most of them in Homs and Aleppo. Ref. Source 4