Ceasefire violations

Shooting was heard last night in the areas of Al-Ma’ddamia, A’rbeen and Joubar.

Lebanese media sources: anti-government gunmen within the Syrian properties fired yesterday RPG shells on Lebanese villages located on the borders.

Anti-government activists talk about the death of Mohammad Sa’eed Abd Al-Salam in Al-Khaldia neighborhood and blame it on the security force.

A booby-trapped car explodes in front of a security station in Al-Rastan area of Homs countryside killing a number of security men.

Government opponents talk about a “massacre” committed by the Syrian Army in Al-Shammas neighborhood and government supporters talk about clashes with insurgents in the neighborhood.

Unknown gunmen fire on Mokhayam Al-Nazheen area killing Hanan Rasheed and wounding 15 others; anti and pro-government activists exchange blames.

Insurgents assassinate Captain Yasir Mahmoud in Ankhil town and Preacher Mousa Ahmad Al-A’ouda nearby his house in Zaizoun town.

Gunmen burn Ali A’rfat’s house, who is known for his loyalty to the government, in Mahjaba town located in Ezraa’.

Gunmen assassinate engineer Hasan Al-Ali and injure Sobhi Jwaid by shooting at them on the southern highway of Aleppo; the engineer was threatened before due to his support for the government.

Tah Tah, Ali Al-Shaikh and Farouk Faris get killed after the spread of the security force in Deir Al-A’safeer town; anti-government activists accuse the security force of killing them.

Anti-government activists talk about “crucial” clashes between the security force and armed militias in Daraya area.

“Tansikiat Homs” Facebook page: 10 mortar shells are fired on Al-Khaldia and Jourat Al-Shayah neighborhoods.

Anti-government activists say that heavy shooting was heard in Shezer town of Hama countryside and explosions caused by the Syrian Army are heard in Halfaia town.

“A’ysha Om Al-Mo’meneen” armed militia announces an operation against security checkpoint near Kazo roundabout.

Anti-government activists talk about “irregular” clashes in Ehsim town of Al-Zaweya Mountain.

Damascus Countryside

The UN delegation visits Al-Keswa area, tours in it and meets with its residents.

Shooting was heard last night in the areas of Al-Ma’ddamia, A’rbeen and Joubar.

Funeral of Hani Al-Malkie turns into a demonstration in Al-Midan neighborhood and the mourners accuse the security force of killing him near Kodssaia checkpoint.

Tah Tah, Ali Al-Shaikh and Farouk Faris get killed after the spread of the security force in Deir Al-A’safeer town; anti-government activists accuse the security force of killing them.

The security force arrests Preacher of Ali Ben Abi Taleb mosque in Bebbila town under no specified charges.

Anti-government activists talk about “crucial” clashes between the security force and armed militias in Daraya area.

Evening anti-government gathering occurs in Al-Tal town and in Joubar and Harasta areas.

Damascus

The American Washington Post newspaper: “the Syrian opposition received support from the Gulf countries with American coordination”.

A sound bomb exploded last night in Al-Mhajreen area and caused no damages.

Funerals of 11 soldiers and security men, who have died during clashes with insurgents in Damascus countryside, Dara’a, Aleppo and Deir Al-Zour, initiate from Tashreen, Halab and deir Al-Zour military hospitals.

The security force spreads near “Saidat Demashq” Church during the funeral of Yousif Kahla and his daughter Maraia who have died in Al-Kazzaz’s explosion.

The Syrian TV channel: “the terrorists who assassinate the Preacher of Al-Saieda Roqia mosque (Mr. Abbas Al-Laham) get arrested; one of them is Jordanian”.

Nader Al-Kazaz’s funeral turns into a demonstration in Al-Shaghour neighborhood.

Evening anti-government gatherings take place in Al-Tadamoun and Al-Midan neighborhoods.

Homs

Lebanese media sources: anti-government gunmen within the Syrian properties fired yesterday RPG shells on Lebanese villages located on the borders.

Anti-government activists talk about the death of Mohammad Sa’eed Abd Al-Salam in Al-Khaldia neighborhood and blame it on the security force.

2 dead bodies, exposed to torture, are found; one for civilian Abd Al-Haseeb, 82 years old, and the other for civilian Abd Al-Razak, 45 years old.

SANA: 115 explosive devices are seized stored in a metal shop.

A booby-trapped car explodes in front of a security station in Al-Rastan area of Homs countryside killing a number of security men.

Government opponents talk about a “massacre” committed by the Syrian Army in Al-Shammas neighborhood and government supporters talk about clashes with insurgents in the neighborhood.

A big water container, loaded with arms and explosives, is seized in Al-Shammas neighborhood.

Armed rebels kidnap 2 security men on Damascus – Aleppo highway.

A car loaded with large amount of arms is seized in between Al-Shababia and Kafr A’aya areas.

The dead body of engineer Mokhtar Al-Qasimi is found on Homs - Damascus road after several days of his kidnap.

“Tansikiat Homs” Facebook page: 10 mortar shells are fired on Al-Khaldia and Jourat Al-Shayah neighborhoods.

Daraa

Morning demonstrations take place in Nahta, Al-Soura and Ebtaa’ towns of Dara’a countryside and in Mokhayam Dara’a.

A demonstration occurs during the funeral of Ja’far Mar’ie Al-Harirey and the mourners accuse the security force of killing him in Mlaiha Al-A’tesh town of Dara’a countryside.

Unknown gunmen fire on Mokhayam Al-Nazheen area killing Hanan Rasheed and wounding 15 others; anti and pro-government activists exchange blames.

Armed rebels kidnap Yaseen Abboud, the Director of Dara’a’s fuel,and Abd Al-Hakeem Karkamash.

Insurgents assassinate Captain Yasir Mahmoud in Ankhil town and Preacher Mousa Ahmad Al-A’ouda nearby his house in Zaizoun town.

Gunmen burn Ali A’rfat’s house, who is known for his loyalty to the government, in Mahjaba town located in Ezraa’.

The international observers’ delegation visits Al-Herak and Al-Sadd areas of Dara’a countryside along with members of the Free Army militia; demonstrations occur during the visit.

Evening demonstrations take place in Dara’a Al-Balad and Dara’a Al-Mhatta areas, in Al-Sabeel neighborhood and in the towns of Kharbet Al-Ghazaleh, Tafas and Al-Na’iemeh.

Edlib

Demonstrations take place in Al-Hbait and Sarjeh towns and in Al-Rakaya and Ma’rat Harma villages of Edlib countryside.

An explosive device, weighs 75 kg and placed by unknowns in Al-A’lien area of Edlib countryside, is dismantled.

A video shows a number of gunmen surrounding a person who proclaims to be Captain Mousa Al-Jabban and announce the formation of "Shohada Al-Horeia" battalion in Edlib countryside.

Reuters: “the Free Army militia states that it surrendered 6 international observers to the UN delegation in Khan Shekhoun”.

Opposition website pages broadcast a video of the strike happened in Kafr Yahmoul village of Edlib countryside for what it called "in support of Khan Shekhoun”.

Anti-government activists talk about “irregular” clashes in Ehsim town of Al-Zaweya Mountain

Aleppo

Gunmen assassinate engineer Hasan Al-Ali and injure Sobhi Jwaid by shooting at them on the southern highway of Aleppo; the engineer was threatened before due to his support for the government.

Students’ demonstrations take place in the Faculty of Civic Engineering and the Faculty of Architecture of Aleppo University; news on the arrest of a number of students.

The Syrian anti-government “Truth” website has revealed in a press report the true story about the death of seven students at Aleppo University Campus by security forces on 4-5-2012. The report says that the following students are still alive and their phone numbers and personal info have been published; Ahmad Khalaf, Ahmad Al-Arab, Ahmad Al-Hindawi, Mustafa Al-Ahmad and Samer Kawas. On the other hand, each of Majid Abed Al-Hadi and Muhammad Al-Hawi’s information has not been found in Students’ files at Aleppo University. According to the report, one Student “Yazan Aboud” got killed after throwing him from the fifth floor by several students for sectarian reasons.

Evening demonstrations take place in the neighborhoods of Al-Sakhour, Bostan Al-Kaser, Al-Fardous, Salah Al-Deen, Masaken Hanano, Al-Ansari and Al-Marjeh.

Al-Raqa

SANA: “a truck loaded with arms, coming from Al-Hasaka towards Aleppo, is seized on Aleppo – Al-Raqqa highway.

Deir Al-Zour

Anti-government gatherings take place in Bakras and Al-Kouria towns.

Evening demonstrations occur in Al-Jbaileh, Al-Sena’a, Al-Shaikh Yaseen and Al-Hamedia and also in Al-Miadeen and Albo Kamal areas.

Hama

Demonstrations take place in Al-Manakh neighborhood, Karnaz area and Kafr Nbouda village of Hama countryside.

Mohammad Raed Al-A’kkarie gets arrested in Al-Daheria neighborhood under no specified charges.

A video of a strike takes place in Kafrzeta village of Hama countryside for the so-called " in support to Khan Shekhoun".

Anti-government activists say that heavy shooting was heard in Shezer town of Hama countryside and explosions caused by the Syrian Army are heard in Halfaia town.

Evening demonstrations take place in Al-Ta’awnia neighborhood and in Kafrzetta and Al-Latamna towns for what the opposition called “evening support to Khan Shekhoun”.

“A’ysha Om Al-Mo’meneen” armed militia announces an operation against security checkpoint near Kazo roundabout.

Al-Hasaka

Funeral of Abd Al-Kahhar Al-Lajji turns into a demonstration in Al-Ghwairan neighborhood.