Syria News - August 16, 2012 (Warning: Graphic Videos)
August 16, 2012 - The number of martyrs in Syria has reached 238 thus far today: 123 were reported in Damascus and its suburbs (including 60 unidentified martyrs from the Qatana massacre,10 in Jdaidet Artouz and 8 in Hajar Aswad); 75in Aleppo (inluding 40 in Qadi Askar and 8 in Shaar); 16 in Idlib; 10 in Daraa; 6 in Deir Ezzor; 5 in Homs; and 3 in Hama... Damascus Suburbs: 60 unidentified bodies, which seem to have been executed, were found in a landfill in Ain Radwan....Damascus Suburbs: Erbeen: Imad El-Deen Wahbi, 10; Nour El-Deen Wahbi, 3; and Haytham Hussien Wahbi, 8, were all martyred due to shelling of the city by the regime's forces.
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Syria News - August 16, 2012 (Warning: Graphic Videos)
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August 16, 2012
Aleppo, Assad's forces shelled a group of civilians in front of a bakery. Aug 16, 2012
Martyrs & wounded in the Qadi Askar masacre
Aleppo. Baadeen. August 16,2012 : little girl child killed by al-Assad's forces' shelling
Aleppo: A Massacre in Shaar Neighborhood Kills 8 Civilians
Aleppo, Al-Bab, Girl Sara Zakaria Sodah murdered due to Assad's shelling. Aug 16, 2012
Martyr Yahya Kasbo in Sukari Neighborhood, Aleppo
A civilian family attempting to flee for its life was massacred by Assad forces.
Mare' , Martyr Eido Hussein Ne'ma killed under torture
Wounded as a Result of the Aerial Shelling in Al-Bab, Aleppo
Aleppo - Saladin In Ruins from Assad Army Shelling 8-16-12
Shaĺar: Houses and civilians burn as a result of the heavy shelling
Effects of Shelling in Batbo Village, Aleppo
Urbeen, suburb of Damascus. August 16, 2012: Body parts of children found after air bombardment by Assad's forces
Katana : 65 bodies found with their hands tied behind their backs which were slaughtered August 16,2012
Dumayr Massacre - Assad Jets Destroy Houses - Mother Cries for Dead Family 8-16-12 Damascus
Darayeh, Child Ayman Rasheed Shamashan murdered by Assad's snipers. Aug 16, 2012
Damascus Suburbs, Two brothers murdered due to Assad's shelling on the city. Aug 16, 2012
Damascus Suburbs: Finding Unidentified Bodies in Mouadamyeh
Five Martyrs Killed by the Regime's Forces in Nahr Esha, Damascus
Dameer,Damascus ,female martyr Badreyah Mohammad.
Arbeen , 3 children killed by artillery shelling 16 8 2012
Damascus , Martyr Abdullah al Amjad Abu Abdo
Damascus Suburbs: The Martyr Ayman Shamashan in Daraya
Assad Airstrikes Destroy Douma Apartment Buildings 8-16-12
Douma Hit by Assad Airstrikes 8-16-12
Damascus: Helicopter Shelling in Tadamon
The Effects of Shelling in Qadam Neighborhood, Damascus
Damascus: Shelling of Tadamon Neighborhood
Effects of Shelling in Hajar Aswad, Damascus
Martyr Hesham Al Akhras / Homs, Rastan / killed by the bombardment.
al Houleh , The martyr Fadl Bark 16 8 2012
Rastan, #Homs: A wounded child cries out in pain, as more wounded civilians fill the hospital.
Rastan, #Homs: A mother cries out while she hugs her wounded infant daughter. [16 August 2012]
Talkalakh: Many civilians get wounded as a result of the heavy shelling
al Rastan The field hospital filled with wounded 16 8 2012
Al Ghanto: Civilian tortured by regime's forces
Rastan, #Homs: Women and children hide from the shelling in a shelter. [16 August 2012]
Talbiseh: Horrific humanitarian conditions; no bread
Effects of Shelling in Khaldieh Neighborhood, Homs
The war planes shelling on Talbiseh-Homs
Shelling in Rastan, Homs
Rastan: MIG fighter jets bombard the town
Pulling Two Bodies out of a Well in Sarmada, Idlib
The martyr Wael Mohamad Zein Aldin in Serjeh-Idleb
Idlib Ma'arat Misreen , The martyr Yusra Yunus who was killed by indiscriminate shelling 16 8 2012
Ma'arat Misreen, The martyrs Natheer and Zaher Najjar father and son
Idlib Sarjeh , The martyr Mohamad Zein alDeen 16 8 2012
Ram Hamdan: Many civilians wounded as a result of the shelling
Effects of Shelling in Jarjenaz, Idlib
Daraa #Syria l A body is found burned using various chemical agents in Tafas.
Two Men Were Slaughtered in Namer,Daraa
Ghariya Sharqiya: Injured civilians treated in field hospitals
Daraa Al Gharia, martyr Tarek Abdo Al Reba'I killed by sniper while helping injured
Daraa Tafas, People express their anger over the Syrian National Council 16 8 2012
Ibtaa: Warplanes bombard the town
Effects of Shelling at Homes in Tal Shehab, Daraa
al Latamneh, The martyr Mohamad Riyad al Abrash 16 8 2012
Mustafa Ziad Jarban / age 15 / Hama Countryside: Taman'et al-Ghab / killed by regime army gunfire
Central City: Commercial establishments destroyed as a result of the heavy shelling
DeirEzzor: Homes and shops reduced to rubble as a result of regime force shelling. [16 August 2012]
Deir Ezzor: A Missile Lands in Jbeileh
The number of martyrs in Syria has reached 238 thus far today: 123 were reported in Damascus and its suburbs (including 60 unidentified martyrs from the Qatana massacre,10 in Jdaidet Artouz and 8 in Hajar Aswad); 75in Aleppo (inluding 40 in Qadi Askar and 8 in Shaar); 16 in Idlib; 10 in Daraa; 6 in Deir Ezzor; 5 in Homs; and 3 in Hama.
Deir Ezzor: Mayadeen: A Lieutenant and 14 personnel have defected from Hajaneh and joined the Free Syrian Army.
Damascus: Shelling by machine gunes and missiles of Hajar Aswad, Qadam and Assali neighborhoods is reported.
Laura Bokamal: Several people were wounded, one of them in a critical condition, due to the shelling of the city.
Damascus Suburbs: Daraya: More than 10 shells have landed and this is accompanied by heavy gunfire and fires starting due to the shelling.
Damascus Suburbs: Mouadamyeh: Renewed mortar shelling of the town is reported.
Daraa: Naimah: Mohammed Taha Al-Naqawa, 24, was martyred when regime forces ambushed him on Um Al-Mayathen Road. He was a member of the Free Syrian Army.
Daraa: Sanamein: Heavy gunfire is reported by security forces that are heavily deployed in the city's roads.
Daraa: Heit: Reports of wounded civilians due to the continuous heavy shelling of the town.
Damascus: Zamalka: An evening demonstration set out to chant for the disaster-stricken cities and to call for the ouster of the regime.
Lattakia: Turkman Mountain: Continued heavy artillery shelling of Turkman Mountain from Baseet village is reported.
Damascus Suburbs: Jdeidet Artouz: 12 new bodies were found close by Yousef Al-Azma suburb who were killed by direct gunfire from the regime's army. No one can reach the bodies yet due to gunfire from Sahnaya checkpoint.
Daraa: Sanamein: Heavy security deployment is reported next to the southern checkpoint, at Qeta intersection, and the neighborhoods surrounding it.
Jableh: Heavy security deployment and a tight siege is reported in Ezzi neighborhood to prevent demonstrations.
Damascus Suburbs: Sayed Zeinab: Several shells landed on the area and sounds of large explosions were heard.
Damascus Suburbs: Domair: Badriya Mohammed Kaak, 52, was martyred by the bullet of the sniper at Raheba checkpoint.
Daraa: Naheta: Shelling from heavy artillery is reported for the 8th consecutive day, amid a tight siege and a sharp lack of food and medical supplies and a cut of electricity, water and communications.
Hama: Taibet Al-Imam: Haj Abdulqader Al-Touqani, 65, was martyred due to wounds he received from the shelling of the city a few days ago.
Aleppo: A demonstration set out from Ammar Bin Yasser and Aisha mosques in Khaldieh neighborhood to chant for the disaster-stricken neighborhoods and to call for the ouster of the regime.
Damascus Suburbs: Domair: Hussein Al-Sayegh, a youth, was martyred by regime forces.
Aleppo: Qobtan Al-Jabal: Artillery shelling of the town from the Sheikh Sleiman Artillery is reported.
Damascus Suburbs: Qatana: Heavy gunfire is reported from most of the checkpoints in the city.
Aleppo: Bazaa'a: Shelling with warplanes targeted the city a while ago.
Aleppo: Atareb: More than 10 rockets have fallen in the city a while ago.
Aleppo: Dar Izza: Artillery shelling is reported in the city amid power and communication outage
Idlib: Jabal Zawiya: Shelling of Basames village from Maasara checkpoint is reported.
Jisr Shoghour: Najiyeh: Gunfire from a BMP vehicle is reported in the outskirts of Najiyeh village and Jabal Akrad.
Damascus Suburbs: Nashabieh: Shelling from helicopters is accompanied by clashes between the Free Syrian Army and the regime's army.
Daraa: Lajah: Continuous shelling of the area using mortars and tanks is reported.
Homs: Rastan: One person was martyred and several were injured due to the heavy shelling of Rastan.
Deir Ezzor: Bokamal: Mohammed Kanaan Al-Faraj was martyred due to the shelling of the city.
Idlib: Sahl Rouj: Shelling from artillery and Fozdika is targeting the village.
Daraa: Busra Al-Sham: Hassan Abdelkareem Meqdad and Ahmad Adel Meqdad (a defected soldier) were martyred when they were shot by the regime's forces.
Daraa: Daeel: A large number of helicopters are flying above the city, and residents are going into shelters fearing shelling.
Damascus Suburbs: Daraya: Regime forces are intensely shelling the city with artillery and high-caliber machine gun.
Aleppo: Hussein Khaseem Ibn Muhammad, 12, was martyred due to a shell that fell on his family's house in Al-Jibbah.
Damascus Suburbs: Erbeen: Imad El-Deen Wahbi, 10; Nour El-Deen Wahbi, 3; and Haytham Hussien Wahbi, 8, were all martyred due to shelling of the city by the regime's forces.
Aleppo: Al-Bab: At least 3 people are martyred and tens are injured due to the regime's shelling of Al-Banshi bakery.
Aleppo: Mahmoud Al-Khatib, his wife, and three children were all martyred during the regime's shelling of the Baedin neighborhood.
Damascus Suburbs: Irbeen: Three children were martyred and a number of wounded were reported as a result of the regime's indiscriminate shelling in the area.
Damascus Suburbs: 60 unidentified bodies, which seem to have been executed, were found in a landfill in Ain Radwan.
Damascus: Assali: Ammar Sharifa, a member of the Free Syrian Army, was martyred after being shot by the regime's forces.
Homs: Qusair: Salah Zeitoun was martyred yesterday, during the regime's shelling of the city.
Damascus Suburbs: Harasta: Fierce clashes between the Free Syrian Army and the regime's forces near the vehicles department, with losses among the regime's forces. Reinforcements for the regime's forces are on their way toward the neighborhood.
Homs: Heavy artillery shelling from a number of positions was reported in the Khalidieh neighborhood.
Aleppo: Batbo: Mohamoud Hashem, 68, was martyred, and more than 12 others were injured by shrapnel during MiG shelling in the town.
Rafif Jouejati: Damascus: Qadam: Regime forces committed another massacre in the heavy mortar shelling that also resulted in the destruction of homes.
Daraa: Nasib: Mohamad Haysam Aqla Al-Radi was martyred by a regime sniper at Sahnaya Bridge in the Damascus Suburbs.
Aleppo: Renewed aerial shelling was reported in the Masaken Hanano neighborhood.
Damascus Suburbs: Domair: Ishak Al-Natour; Laith Al-Natour; Walid Ibara; Abdallah Al-Natour, his wife, and his children were martyred. The bodies were removed from the rubble after the area had had been shelled by warplanes.
Idlib: Saraqeb: Ms. Fatima Taha Al-Riz was martyred as a result of sniper fire.
Damascus Suburbs: Domair: Dozens of martyrs and wounded were reported as a result of the heavy mortar shelling and missile attacks in the town.
Daraa: A number of wounded were reported, and dozens were arrested, during the regime's raid on Basra Square and the popular market area amid heavy gunfire
Damascus: Qadam: Many were wounded by heavy shelling on the neighborhood.
Idleb: Maaret Messrin : Nazir Najja and his son was martyred due the war planes shelling on the city.
Aleppo: Taqad: Loay Hassoun Jomaa 25 years old was martyred in the clashes between the free army and the regime forces.
Homs : Rastan : Hisham Idrees was martyred and many were wounded by heavy shelling on the city.
Homs: Qusair: Heavy shelling targeting the orchards and the villages ِof Qusair.
Damascus suburbs:Al-Abbade: heavy shelling on the town with rockets and mortars.
Damascus: Hajar Aswad: Sameer Mansour, Mohamad Ahmad Ali, Fadi Suleiman, Ghazi Hamadeh and Ahmad Urabi were martyred due the heavy shelling on the neighborhood.
Damascus: Hajar Aswad : 5 martyrs and several wounded by heavy shelling on the neighborhood.
Aleppo: Atareb: war planes flying in the sky of the city since morning.
Damascus suburbs: Daraya: Four bodies was found, including three are unidentified in the area of the farms between Daraya and Almadmyeh.
Aleppo: Al-Bab: One child girl and many wounded by the shelling of military air forces, and the residents are scared and in status of fear of repeating the massacre of Izaz.
Aleppo: Bab: 5 people were wounded due to the heavy shelling with warplanes which is targeting the city's center.
Damascus: Hajar Aswad: Heavy clashes are reported in the neighborhood between the Free Syrian Army and the regime's army. Columns of smoke are rising in the sky of the area.
Idlib: Jarjenaz: 3 civilians were martyred, among them Ms. Kawkab Mostafa Al-Hamed, and 3 were wounded due to the heavy shelling of the town with warplanes. Also, several residential buildings were destroyed.
Deir Ezzor: Murhaf Fakoush, Obeida Jmeyan and Hussein Al-Ghadab were martyred due to heavy shelling.
Homs: Qosair: Artillery shelling is targeting Kamam and Esh Warwor villages.
Homs: Rasheed Kanaan, a youth, was martyred due to a sniper's bullet in Deir Baalbeh neighborhood.
Idlib: Jarjenaz: 2 martyrs and 3 wounded were reported due to shelling with warplanes. Also, 3 homes were destroyed.
2 martyrs and several wounded were reported due to the shelling which targeted civilian homes in Qaterji area.
Damascus Suburbs: Douma: Ms. Fatima Tabajo, 53, was martyred due to the indiscriminate shelling of the city.
Deir Ezzor: Intense shelling on A'arda distict from Talaa Military Barracks. At least 5 shells have fallen thus far.
Damascus Suburbs: Erbeen: Many people are injured due to the intense artillery shelling of the city, which started last evening and continued until now. Smoke is rising from the area, while residents are migrating to escape the shelling.
Damascus Suburbs: Dumair: Regime forces are using mortars and BMP vehicles to shell the city.
Damascus Suburbs: Dumair: 10 armored vehicles carrying cannons, departed from Brigade 81 in Rahiba and are going toward Dumair.
Daraa: Alma: A mortar has reportedly fallen in the city, accompanied with a power outage.
Damascus: Mazzeh: Regime forces intensely shell the neighborhood behind Al-Razi hospital near the Kafarsousi mosque.
Damascus Suburbs: Douma: Ramez Fahd Al-Malees was martyred due to the intense shelling of the city by regime forces.
Deir Ezzor: Bouomar: Ahmad Ibrahim Al-Ghazawi, a young man, and Safiya Al-Ghazawi, an old woman, were martyred due to the intense shelling of the city by regime forces.
Damascus: Assali: Many people were injured due to the intense shelling by the regime's forces, with many shells falling on the neighborhood's market and residential buidings.
Damascus: Tadamun: Regime's forces are shelling the city with mortars, and one of the shells fell in Al-Malki Street.
Daraa: Hrak: The regime's forces are intensely shelling the city with mortars and rockets, accompanied by fierce clashes between the Free Syrian Army and the regime's army.
Daraa: Eastern Mleiha: Regime forces open fire intensely from the checkpoint between Naheta and Mleiha.
Hasakeh: Fierce clashes betwee the Free Syrian Army and the regime's army in Masaken Al-Mahatta neighborhood.
Homs: Qusair: Ali Bustani, Ahmed Hassan Adleh and Bilal Haji Mousa were martyred by the shelling in the city.
Damascus: Hevy artillery shelling on Qadam and Asali and Hajar Aswad and Mazeh neighborhoods, along with sounds of explosions that are shaking the neighborhoods of the capital.
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