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RIP Bassel

Bassel, my friend, for the first time, I wish it was me. What will I say to your girlfriend my friend? Bassel was killed in Homs yesterday, Monday, 28 May 2012. Bassel was a filmmaker. This post took me two hours, just to replace “is” with “was”.

Assad – The Coldblooded Murder

While the children in Houla were being slaughtered by his thugs’ knives, Assad official page on Facebook published this photo. (16 hours ago – on Saturday 26 May 2012 – 18:00 Damascus time, 15:00 GMT)

Friday 25 May 2012

Friday, in al-Houla, Homs. It’s

25 May 2011 – Hamza al-Khateeb

Last year, on 25 May, Hamza al-Khateeb, 13, was killed by Syrian secret police. You can read about Hamza in Wikipedia.

Mohammad Hariri – Arrested, Tortured, Paralyzed, and Facing Death Penalty

Mohammad Abdul-Mawla al-Hariri is a Deraa native – and al-Jazeera’s previous correspondent from Deraa. He was arrested after his last report.

From Baba Amro – Homs

They just found out that their parents were killed!

Killed in Syria on Fri, Feb 10, 2012

Marwa Adel Bahad – Killed on Friday 10 Feb 2012 (Russia Kills Our Children) was the name given to that day!

The Worst in Us – The Worst in Me

A news summary of the events of Friday 3 February 2012 said: “On the first ever commemoration of the 1982 Hama massacre, Assad’s forces killed at least 220 and injured 550 in the neighbourhood of Khaldiya in Homs as it continuously shelled its residential areas with tanks, heavy artillery, and missiles situated at the Homs … Continue reading

Yesterday and Today – Homs and Hama

While Syrians were trying to commemorate the Massacre of Hama by Saying “Hama, Forgive US”, and defying the regime by saying “What happened in Hama will not happen again”, the regime, aided by the Russian indifference to bloodshed, killed more than 400 people in Homs yesterday, and as I am writing this post at 4:40 … Continue reading

Commemorating Hama Massacre of 1982

(The Massacre of Hama section will be my try of – This Day in History – to describe what happened in Hama thirty years ago) Hama the great, as referred to in the bible – Amos 6:2 Pass ye unto Calneh, and see; and from thence go ye to Hamath the great – was according … Continue reading

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