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Syria Update, September 25, 2012 (Institute of Middle Eastern, Islamic and Strategic Studies. By Sherifa Zuhur)
Current death toll: 101 including 59 unarmed civilians.
Yesterday’s revised death toll: More than 140 Syrians including 99 unarmed civilians
Aleppo province: Violent clashes took place between Syrian military forces and opposition fighters in the al-Sab’ Bahrat neighbourhood. Violent clashes continued between the opposition and the Syrian military in al-Arqoub, there were casualties on both sides and the government forces heavily shelled the area.
Footage from Arqoub neighbourhood:
Syria regime forces claimed to have swept the Arkoub area of Aleppo of opposition, but fighting continues.
The Syrian military also resumed shelling on Bustan al-Qasr, and Sakhour which killed one civilian, and clashes broke out in al-Itha’ where a tank was destroyed and in Suleiman al-Halabi. The Syrian military shelled the al-Fayd neighborhood, badly wounding a 4-year old child. A sniper shot a child…
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