Monday, July 9, 2012
Report on the province of Aleppo and its surroundings
1. Al Atareb- Martyrdom of the hero ‘Issa Ahmad Bakoor AlShlo’ 25 years old, from Al Atareb, city after he was injured on 31-05-2012, in Al Wagha square where battles took place, leading to his injury and the martyrdom of ‘Abd AlRazaq Obeid’, Abd AlRazaq was martyred then, Issa was wounded and taken to Turkey to receive medical treatment. Today, however, he became a matyr.
2. Rural Aleppo- Al Bab- The corpse of the martyr ‘Ismail Ahmad Jumah’, he was found dead with a bullet in his back-http://youtu.be/Asy9ijuYWio
3. Rural Aleppo- Hayyan- Martyrdom of two siblings, one of which is ‘Abeer Ahmad Ali Kasiho’ 9 years old, as a result of indiscriminate shelling of Hayyan.http://youtu.be/pW6VsY7duM8
4. Rural Aleppo- Hayyan- Child martyr, brother of ‘Abeer Ahmad Ali Kasiho’. His name is ‘Najim Ahmad Ali Kasiho’ 5 years old, as a result of indiscriminate shelling of Hayyan.http://youtu.be/pW6VsY7duM8
5. Rural Aleppo- Al Atareb- Martyrdom of ‘Thanaa Mansour’, wife of Abd AlRahman Ghazzal, as a result of direct shooting onto her by Assad gangs stationed at the municipal building.
6. Al Sikaree- Child martyr ‘Bader Al Din Ahmad Sadiq’ 10 years old, died as a result of indiscriminate shooting at citizens passing by the barrier in Al Sikaree, after the demonstration that took off in the neighbourhood, it is expected that his funeral will take place tomorrow after Asr prayers from Ouwais mosquehttp://youtu.be/g94FD0KH49M
1. Wounded and injured-
• Rural Aleppo- Hayyan/ Azaaz- a children was injured as a result of indiscriminate heavy shelling on the town of Hayyan, and was taken for treatment in Azaaz.http://youtu.be/lcUBTRGUUNk
• Al Firdous- the fall of many wounded among the Liberals during the shooting and surrounding of the evening demonstration that took place in the neighbourhood.
• Rural Aleppo- Qobtan al Jabal- One of the injured people as a result of indiscriminate shelling of the town during the bombardment that took place at dawn today-http://youtu.be/rNC7qCj9yo8
2. Rural Aleppo- Daaret Izzeh- Effects of indiscriminate shelling on homes.http://youtu.be/8pHzBgu6Kus
Filming from inside one of the destroyed homes showing the effects of the rocket that landed there-http://youtu.be/uLFOkt9s8DI
3. Rural Aleppo- Babkeh- Effects of bombing in the city-http://youtu.be/PzIIdvqxmPI
• Displacement of citizens from the village-http://youtu.be/99vdtZ-D4cU
4. Rural Aleppo- Anadan- Effects of bombing and destrcuction in the streets of the city and homes of citizens as a result of brutal bombing-http://youtu.be/CqU9vPe1gQg
One of the homes that was significantly affected-http://youtu.be/EoM3vYYR7gs
5. Rural Aleppo- Hreitan- Cut-off of all the roads loading to the city, making it very difficult for any of the citizens to leave or return.http://youtu.be/nS9wxIelH-g
Cases of gunfire
1. Al Firdous- The sound of heavy gunfire shooting was heard around sunrise time this morning in Al Firdous.
2. Al Sikaree- Mutual shooting was heard in the neighbourhood during the evening, no news of any casualties.
3. Rural Aleppo- Al Atareb- Shooting by gangs of Assad security located on municipal buildings, leading to the death of a woman by direct shooting.
4. Rural Aleppo- Azaaz- Shooting from the military security checkpoint at night.
Places that were bombed/ shelled:
Night-time bombing of the countryside, filmed at dawn today-
1. Rural Aleppo- Daaret Izzeh- violent bombing using artillery, mortars, rockets and heavy machine guns at dawn today on Daaret Izzeh.
2. Rural Aleppo- Azaaz- heavy artillery shelling of mortars, rockets and heavy machine guns at dawn today on the city of Izaz
3. Rural Aleppo- Anadan- heavy artillery shelling of mortars, rockets and heavy machine guns, at dawn today on the city of Anadan.
• At night- Renewed bombing on the city of Anadan, in conjunction with the bombing of Hreitan and Bayanoun.
4. Rural Aleppo- Mengh- Bombing of the city at sunrise this morning.http://youtu.be/9pnyiEPajAQ
It was reported that the Assad army stormed part of the town.
• Renewed bombing at night:http://youtu.be/VHechOqx8MA
5. Rural Aleppo- Tal Rifat- at dawn today, Tal Rifat and Mengh were heavily bombed by artillery and heavy machine guns located in Mengh military airport belonging to Assad, the shells fell heavily on the city.
6. Rural Aleppo- Qobtan al Jabal- the daily pattern of shelling continues on the town for the sixth consecutive day, with complete cut-off of communications, electricity and even water from dawn today.
§ Evening: The sound of explosions were heard in the neighbourhood of Halab Al Jadideh, aiming in the new direction of rural areas.
7. Rural Aleppo- Kafar Karmin- extensive shelling by tanks on the mountain located in the village of Kafar Karmin
8. Rural Aleppo- Hayyan- Violent, heavy artillery fire and smoke rising from the city of Hayyan-http://youtu.be/FGzrMPdaDjo
• At night- the fall of artillery shells on the town of Hayyan, very violently.http://youtu.be/MnUwzFWKlq0
• A shell landed on a house which led to the destruction of the house and as well as the martyrdom of a number people, two children were killed, a brother and his sister and the injury of a third child.
• Still shelling and the use of rocket launchers continuous on the town, it is not known if there are any martyrs under the rubble, bombing is occurring at an average of three shells per minute.
9. Rural Aleppo- Bayanoun and Hreitan- Renewed bombing during the evening on Aleppo countryside, heavy artillery fire from the military checkpoints on each of Anadan, Hayyan, Bayanoun and Hreitan.
• Hreitan: One of the shells fell on the main motorway west of Hreitan-http://youtu.be/Gd5J-hyF3Y4
Cars escaping and the bombing continues-http://youtu.be/fURY8rtqI7U
10. Rural Aleppo- Babkeh- All of Al Atareb, Kafar Karmin, Babkeh are under brutal, violent bombardment using all types of heavy weapons from rocket launchers, artillery and mortar of the 46 special forces regiment.
11. Rural Aleppo- Injara- the town is being shelled with artillery and rockets for the fifth consecutive day, large displacement from the town and electricity has been cut for a fourth day in a row.
Number of times that heavy army equipment was seen ‘tanks and armoured vehicles’
1. Rural Aleppo- helicopters flying above Anadan, Hayyan and Bayanoun to coincide with the bombing of cities with machine guns after violent artillery fire, which the region was exposed to.
2. Rural Aleppo- Menbej- Helicopters flying above the city-http://youtu.be/8-AiRsaSgbw
3. Rural Aleppo- Bzaa- helicopter flight above the town.
4. Aleppo city- helicopter flight above the skies of rural Aleppo.
Demonstrations that had fire opened onto:
1. Bostan al Qasr- Security forces fired bullets and tear gas on the evening demonstration, but the freedom callers remained steadfast, ‘Takbeer’s filling the sky.
2. Al Firdous- Assad gangs in the neighbourhood fired bullets and tear gas to try to disperse the demonstrators, major security reinforcements stormed the neighbourhood amid intensive shooting, the neighbourhood was surrounded by security barriers, the fall of many wounded among the demonstrators.
3. Al Sikaree- Security and thugs shoot randomly from the barriers in front of Al Ikhlas mosque to terrorize the people.
1. Al Midan- arrest of the agricultural engineer ‘Nawaf Ibeesh’ by security from his place of work, in Al Badiah service in Al Midan.
2. Rural Aleppo- Ifreen- Arrest of Activist ‘Mahmoud Sheikh Nasan’ by units from the Syrian branch of the PKK, which is a supporter of the Syrian regime, at afternoon in the city of Ifreen and was taken to an unknown destination.
3. Rural Aleppo- Ifreen- Arrest of a freedom caller from the student demonstration that took off after the baccalaureate exams finished.
4. Al Kallaseh- Arrest of the Sheikh ‘Mohammed Kattan’, preacher in Al Musala mosque in Al Kallaseh, by Assad Air force intelligence, he is 50 years old.
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, and to rebuild a better Syria for all.
1. Al Hamdanieh- student demonstration http://youtu.be/LGnwr50h7dQ
2. Bostan al Qasr- evening demonstrationhttp://youtu.be/2ej5EOgrWdw
Tribute to the martyrs of Al Bard family-http://youtu.be/1j_PWERVB60
3. Al Ashrafieh-http://youtu.be/L7ZPJK0fPy0
4. University square- large demonstration that marched towards Adonis way.http://youtu.be/w_cnsS7ouTg
5. Bostan al Qasr- evening demonstration http://youtu.be/-8SMv9pfYFM
Burning a picture of the murderer Bashar during the demonstration-http://youtu.be/myoKGJpKI4M
6. Al Sikaree-http://youtu.be/dktl9KB8Xdc
7. Hanano housing- http://youtu.be/p4dVJU9hBG0
8. Al Athamieh- Al Huda mosquehttp://youtu.be/kP-DoCg72u4
9. Saif Al Dowleh- Zeino mosque http://youtu.be/pUH0EXlR0HY
Reported demonstrations with no video footage- Salah al Din, Al Hamdanieh, Al Hillok, Al Bab, Al Firdous, Al Shaar, Al Zibdieh, Salah al Din.
Demonstrations in rural Aleppo:
Similarly to the city of Aleppo, all the demonstrations that came out chanted to topple the regime, for freedom, to execute bashar and to show solidarity with the students of Aleppo university on campus against the atrocities committed by the regime, as well as to persevere with the revolution until victory is gained, to show support and solidarity with uprising and besieged cities and with the martyrs of this revolution.
1. Menbej- http://youtu.be/kqyy308wX4A
From the live broadcast-http://youtu.be/eBm7fJXnJjE
• ‘Takbir’ from the Sheikh in one of the mosques-http://youtu.be/ZPaaRYrFGLw
Filming from above-http://youtu.be/tD6wnnA1sqE
Filming from inside the demonstration showing all the banners clearly-http://youtu.be/fsQCoI3MGRA
5. Menbej- evening demonstration http://youtu.be/bEu1dRwyQKg
6. Maari- http://youtu.be/e_uT3uF95W8
Reported demonstrations with no video footage- Ifreen, Al Safira, Qubaseen.
Peaceful revolutionary activities:
1. Rural Aleppo- Menbej- Liberal lawyers carried out a sit-in front of the Syriatel carrying banners against the killing and demanding the release of detainees, holding the system fully responsible, some of the lawyers were present dressed in formal clothing.http://youtu.be/44jObStpX3c
1. Rural Aleppo- Azaaz- defection of 4 soldiers, they declared their defecting statement amid the demonstration in Azaaz between the liberals-http://youtu.be/Gxop9MrHPTk
2. Artillery school in Al Ramouseh-
Northern brigade- Battaltion of the martyr Ibrahim Al Salfini- Section Issam Al Zein-
11 members of the Issam Al Zein section defected from the Artillery School in Al Ramouseh, Aleppo. Their names-
1- Recruiter Al Al Khatib (Rural Damascus)
2- Recruiter Shaker Radwan (Rural Damascus)
3- Recruiter Mohammad Hijazi (Rural Damascus)
4- Recruiter Khaled Al Khatib (Rural Damascus)
5- Recruiter Mohammad Yacoub (Damascus- Al Mazzeh)
6- Recruiter Kathem Tarraf (Damascus- Al Mazzeh)
7- Recruiter Nader Al Qadri (Damascus- Al Qaddam)
8- Recruiter Mohammad Kheir Ali (Deir Izzor)
9- Recruiter Issa Al Turkmani (Daraa- Al Hirak)
10- Recruiter Osamam Al Ghiad (Daraa- Jasem)
11- Recruiter Alaa’ Al Sharif (Daraa- Dael)