Friday, November 16, 2012

Syria opposition: More than 37,000 dead

As the total death toll in Syria marches towards 40,000, the Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday lambasted the recent U.S. backing of Syria's opposition in its quest to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad.

Homs and Damascus are the deadliest places in Syria, according to an opposition group that keeps a running total of those whose lives came to a bloody end in 20-month armed conflict.

http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?hpt=hp_t3