The following is a live-blog of events and videos from protests in Syria today that were violently cracked down upon, with several people killed. Warning: some of the videos are very graphic! Viewer discretion is advised.
Video showing carnage from government attacks on Syrian protesters. Bodies lying in the street as protesters try to carry away the injured. Warning: Graphic!
This is an absolute must watch video – Wissam Tarif – remember his name. He has bravely revealed his name in an interview with Anderson Cooper of CNN, with the intent of breaking the fear-based control of the Assad regime.
The following video is from Euronews, describing the events:
This video shows protests in Deraa being attacked by government forces. Heavy gunfire can be heard. Bodies are strewn in the street:
WARNING: The following video is extremely graphic, and shows a man that has been shot in the head, presumably by government forces:
The next several videos show government forces attack protesters, shots can be heard being fired:
The following video is purportedly from Deraa (or variably spelt, Darra), shows an injured man surrounded by protesters presumably trying to help. Gunshots can be heard:
Another video showing an injured protester in Deraa:
The next two videos are purportedly from a mosque in Deraa:
“God, Syria, Only Freedom!
Loud chanting, “Freedom, Freedom, Freedom…!”
The following video is from Damascus, people chanting “Al Jazeera, where are you?”: