News Briefs

  2/9/2012, Shevat 16, 5772

Syrian Security Kills 105 Thursday

Security forces killed 105 people across Syria on Thursday, according to opposition groups. Ninety-three of the victims were killed in the besieged city of Homs, near the northeastern corner of Lebanon. Dozens of tanks and a thousand troops have been deployed around Homs

Five others were killed in Reef Damascus, four people in Ma'arat An-Na'aman in Idlib, two in Ain al-Arab Koubani in Aleppo and one in Latakia.