Report: Syrian security forces kill 5 protesters in Hama.
BEIRUT - Syrian
security forces shot
dead at least five protesters in the northern city of Hama
on Friday, a rights group said, while Arab League
monitors were touring
the city as part of a Syria-wide trip to assess whether
Damascus has ended a crackdown.
"Five were martyred today and at least 20 wounded when the
Syrian security forces opened fire (on protesters)," the
The group also said security forces fired at tens of
thousands of protesters in the northern province of Idlib,