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June 17, 2011

A roundup of today's Demonstrations in Syria

June 17, 2011

June 17, 2011

Today's demonstrations in Syria mark the entry of the country's largest city into the revolution. Aleppo, or Halab in Arabic, witnessed several demonstrations in the areas of tal ref'at, al-eza'a, hureitan, saif el dawla, the university city, and saladin.

Here's a video of the demonstration in Hureitan:

Another video of a demonstration in downtown Damascus:

And in Hama, the demonstrations are only growing in size, activists are speaking of hundreds of thousands already. Here is a link:

PS. the demonstrations in Syria this Friday were named after Saleh Al-Ali, a Allawite Sheikh who revolted against the French and rejected an offer to establish a Allawite state.

And here is a photo of Al-Ali:


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