Sunni Deraa, Syria shut down by Alawites

Deraa, Syria near the Jordanian border, is a homogenous Sunni tribal population. Alawite led sharp-shooters have been brought in from northern Syria and the area around in Omari Mosque in Deraa has been put under a lockdown by Syrian federal security forces.

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One Response to Sunni Deraa, Syria shut down by Alawites

  1. Anthony says:

    Al-Jazeera English is saying government snipers are shooting at protesters at Deraa, they’re showing video too of dead men on the ground. Not independently verified though they say.

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