Assad’s amnesty deal could free up to 7,000 prisoners, we are told, leaving 150,000 to go. How generous is the Lord! How widespread the rejoicing!
* Yesterday, I put the wrong link for Moaz Al-Khatib’s speech. Sorry. Here is the correct link http://youtu.be/aeL0nJ415gc.
In cooperation with the local chapter Red Crescent, a ceasefire was observed in certain parts of Aleppo City to allow for rebels to retrieve the bodies of dead civilians strewn in the streets. Most were in various degrees of decomposition. The dead were victims of pro-Assad snipers http://youtu.be/9ZJ7lowPSGI
Rebels in Marrat Al-Numan, Idlib, repel an offensive by pro-Assad militias http://youtu.be/DCGhcPZ4VE8 , http://youtu.be/TWkTxFYew6M Fighters in nearby Babouline do the same http://youtu.be/GfIsNe7A0x8
Pounding of neighborhoods on the outskirts of the Kurdish-majority city of Qamishly in Syria’s northeastern parts leave many dead http://youtu.be/CWSaUrqb3lY
Amidst growing concerns over the possible use of chemical weapons by pro-Assad militias, activists in the Kurdish majority town of Efrin, Aleppo Province, organize a small workshop to inform people on how they could protect themselves of treat the aftermath of exposure http://youtu.be/Uy9z-DbnYD4
This video purports to show a Jordanian intelligence officer declaring his defection and his decision to join Jabhat Al-Nusra and its fighters in Syria. The officer says that he made his decision after he was tasked with monitoring the activities of JAN http://youtu.be/EoH_gWD8Ybs
Rebels in the town of Tabqa, Raqqah Province, bring down a MiG fighter http://youtu.be/xd6Z0F-Hpdg