More sobering news from Syria…


Syria Update, August 12, 2012 (IMEISS …. by Sherifa Zuhur)

The current Sunday death toll is 90.

Death toll on Saturday was 148.

Summary: The SAA is engaged with the opposition in multiple areas of Syria. The battle for Aleppo continues where telecommunication services have been cut off. The SAA claimed to have wiped out the opposition in Damascus. However, daily if not hourly reports continue of clashes, arrests, and continued action by the SAA in Damascus where the opposition remains active in some suburbs. A massive incursion into Homs follows two months of a serious siege there by government forces. If Turkey sets up refuges within Syria and no-fly zones as was suggested today, then safe corridors and areas for the opposition can be maintained under humanitarian principles. The link here may be overstating the current ‘plans’

The SAA shelled al-Shaar, Masken Hanano and Salahaddin in Aleppo where…

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