If today’s developments carried with them any message it’s that the Assads have decided to completely disregard the presence of AL Monitors and go ahead with the usual business of firing non-discriminately at protesters where they might be, even in the presence of monitors.
Thursday 29, 2011
Today’s death toll: 35, including three women and 2 children. The Breakdown: 14 in Rural Damascus, 9 in Homs City, 10 in Hama City and 2 in Ma’arrat Al-Nouman in Idlib Province.
Local human rights organization have documented over 130 deaths, including 6 children and 4 torture cases, since the arrival of AL monitors in the country.
General Strike continues to be observed throughout protest communities.