Syria Update, October 3, 2012 (Institute of Middle Eastern, Islamic and Strategic Studies. By Sherifa Zuhur)
Death toll: More than 190 Syrians killed today including 112 unarmed civilians.
Turkey fires in Syria after Syrian mortars kill 5 in Turkey. NATO convened to discuss the matter. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/03/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE88J0X720121003
Syria suicide bombers kill 34 and injure 120 near Aleppo’s Saadallah al-Jabiri square. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/oct/03/syria-suicide-bombs-34-aleppo?intcmp=239
Aleppo province: 48 persons were killed by 4 suicide bombs this morning and more than 100 were wounded. The Syrian military heavily shelled the al-Sakhour neighborhood and regime forces tried to storm the neighborhood. The Syrian military shelled al-Kallasa, Salahaddin, al-Sha`ar and al-Sukkari. Heavy clashes took place in Bustan al-Basha resulting in casualties. Heavy clashes also took place in Sleiman al-Halabi. A number of members of the Syrian security forces were killed while attempting to dismantle an explosives-laden car in the Aleppo neighborhood of Al-Jamayliya. Tonight, the Syrian military…
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