Dar’aa province, Summary of the Day, Saturday, May 19, 2012
By: The Union of Horan Coordination Committees*
Arabic Link: situation
- A 7 year old girl was killed by a sniper on Saturday in Da’el.
least 14 violations by regime forces against the Annan plan were
reported on Saturday. Massive demonstrations mobilized, most in
solidarity with detained activist Muhammad Abdelmawla al-Hariri.
The regime’s militias invaded the town of As-Sanamen, and violent
explosions, shelling, and gunfire were directed at civilian homes.
- Regime forces monitored the International Highway in Dar’aa on Saturday, patrolling in unprecedented numbers.
Regime forces violently shelled the towns of Taffas and al-Harak and
opened heavy fire in the towns of Inkhel and Al-Maleha Al-Gharbiyeh.
Meanwhile, there was an explosion in Dar’aa and an invasion of the
- Regime forces continue to hold dozens of bodies, refusing to turn them over to families for burial.
The humanitarian situation is dire, with a severe shortage in fuel,
water, food, and medicine. Regime forces continue to disconnect
electricity and telecommunications across the province for most hours of
Dael | Young girl Terkiya Abdelhaleem Al-Jamous, killed today by Assad forces
of soldier Youssef Hasan Al-Riba'i in Al-Ghariyah Al-Gharbiyah
| Children of the town
| Graffiti man company
| Torture signs on the body of a young man who had been detained by Assad militias
| Shelling the city
| Shelling the city
Al-Gharbiyeh | Opening fire in the town
| Opening fire in the town
1 | Arrests: 1 | Demonstrations: 10 | Number of
demonstrations shot at: 10 | Gunfire: 6 | Shelling Instances: 3 |
Eyewitness accounts of tanks: 4 | Defections: 8 | Violations of Annan
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translation herein is summarized in order to avoid repetition and
overabundance of details in terms of neighborhood and street names.