Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Report on the province of Aleppo and its surroundings Tuesday 08/05/2012


1. Aleppo city- Hanano housing- Assad thugs attack an evening demonstration in order to disperse it.

2. Aleppo suburbs- Al Baab- Security forces place a checkpoint at Al Thura oven at the entrance of the city.

3. Aleppo city- Salah Al Din and Al Miyassar- Campaign of raids and arrests in the two neighbourhoods.

Number of times that heavy army equipment was seen 'tanks and armoured vehicles'

1. Rural Aleppo- Deir Jamal- Arrival of military reinforcements.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPv_uXD9gFc&feature=uploademail

2. Rural Aleppo- Al Baab- More than 50 Assad security cars consisting of police, army and thugs found outside ‘Al Zira’a’ school, preventing anyone from passing.
In addition to this was the arrival of 23 pick-up trucks loaded with heavy machine guns and fully geared military officers along with two military vehicles.

Places that were bombed:

1. Rural Aleppo- Hreitaan- Assad forces open fire onto Hreitaan to terrorise the people of the area.

2. Rural Aleppo- Anadaan- Assad forces open fire onto Anadaan to terrorise the people of the area.

3. Rural Aleppo-  Al Atareb- Assad forces randomly open fire from heavy machine guns onto the homes of unprotected civilians in the city of Al Atareb.

Demonstrations that had fire opened onto:

1. Al Baab- security forces opened fire onto demonstrators during an evening demonstration, it was dispersed by force.

1. Al Baab-  Reports that three young males were arrested after the evening demonstration.

2. Rural Aleppo- Al Baab- Assad security arrest 27 year old ‘Mohammad Amro Tarabishi’ from his home early evening today, he is married and has a two year old child.

Peaceful revolutionary activities:

1.  Aleppo city- a ‘check mate’ group distribute and stick electoral data expressing the views of the youth in the revolution in Aleppo city in a campaign called ‘Council is against the people’. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDXC8BJew_0

2. Justice Palace- Lawyers of Aleppo carried out a sit-in in front of the general attorneys office demanding the release of prisoners and university students, the attorney promised to fulfil their demands, and detainees were actually released after that.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgzH6rM-aR4&feature=uploademail

3. Faculty of Medicine- statement from the free students of the revolutionary university, faculty of human medicine.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYZnfFmd98Q&feature=youtu.be

Demonstrations in the city of Aleppo:

Freedom callers that participated in the demonstrations that the province of Aleppo saw today all came out calling for freedom, to topple the regime and to show solidarity and support of the occupied, besieged and uprising cities, especially Aleppo suburbs, as well as to persevere with the revolution until victory is gained.

1. Al Khaldiye- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcxEzlKy7FA&feature=youtu.be

2. Al Zahraa- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-hw-21Kgfk

3. Salah Al Din- evening demonstrationhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HELwaKXCXuE&feature=plcp

4. Al Hamdanieh- large demonstration in the neighbourhood market. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXeZrgmHpgc&feature=uploademail

5. Kasr Grove- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-Z1hkPXK54&feature=relmfu

Children were carried on the shoulders of freedom callers in the demonstrationhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3LNUvcwWgE&feature=youtu.be

Banners were lifted that stated the Syrian people reject sectarianism and that they are all one unity.https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=303335329748445&set=a.149447628470550.37538.140611186020861&type=1&theater

Another demonstration in the neighbourhood from Badr mosque.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBwjbWPZE5g&feature=youtu.be

6. Al Marjeh- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uU80NSm9r6c&feature=uploademail

Reported demonstrations with no video footage-
Salah Al Din, Al Mogambo, New Aleppo, Hanano Housing, Al Baab, Al Khaldiye.

Demonstrations in Aleppo suburbs:

1. Tal Rifaat-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgpwIYvmip0&feature=uploademail

2. Hardatnein- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UuOo_2anDk&feature=youtu.be

3. Bayyanoun- evening demonstration despite the presence of Assad army on the outskirts of the city.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5T7F5gl9EhM&feature=youtu.be

4. Al Baab- evening demonstration. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=363397397049722&set=a.167728499949947.41621.167323373323793&type=1&theater

Reported demonstrations with no video footage- Qubtaan Al Jabal, Al Jeenih, Akhtareen.

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