Up to 270 civilians killed in 3 day Holiday “Eid Al Fitr” –
Report composed by Syrian Revolution General Commission on 11/8/2013
In the 3 day Muslim Holiday “Eid Al Fitr”, the regime has not stopped waging its war against civilians but de facto committed new horrendous massacres against unarmed innocent civilians many of whom were children and women. The Syrian Revolution General Commission documented the martyrdom of 273 civilians, amongst them 21 women and 31 children. 3 massacres were committed in the 3 day holiday, summing up to 50 martyrs in all, most of whom were women and children.
The following report sums up the videos/photos and death tolls of each of the 3 massacres committed along with the day of their occurrence.
First day of 3-day Muslim holiday “Eid Al Fitr” – 8/8/2013
*Report of the massacre committed by regime forces in #Zafaranah town on the first day of Eid al-Fitr 088\2013
More than 25 were killed and dozens wounded after regime warplanes carried out 4 airstrikes on the small town of Zafaranah in the northern countryside of Homs.
At 7 am, and while the residents were heading to the mosques to perform Eid prayers, the first airstrike hit a school full of refugees killing and injuring dozens of people. As usual people rushed out of mosques to the area to help the injured, but another airstrike hit an area 50 m away from a mosque on a house, killing a whole family.
The third airstrike hit the cemetery, where people visit the graves of their beloved ones who passed away.
The forth airstrike was different, as cluster bombs were used instead of missiles.
— Pulling martyrs out of the rubble
— Martyrs [Graphic]
Second day of the 3-day Muslim holiday “Eid Al Fitr” – 9/8/2013
* Report of the massacre committed in Masyaf Salamah area in Lattakia’s suburbs – 9/9/2013
In the afternoon, the regime’s forces launched airstrikes using their Sukhoi warplanes, targeting Masyaf Salamah area in Lattakia’s suburbs. The bombardment led to the martyrdom of 7 civilians most of them turned into flesh, to the injury of several civilians, and to the destruction of many houses.
–Some of the martyrs – +18
Third and final day of the 3-day Muslim Holiday “Eid Al Fitr” – 10/8/2013
* Report of the massacre committed in Raqqa city – 10/8/2013
In the afternoon and on the final day of Eid Al Fitr, regime’s warplanes dropped 4 TNT barrels of several residential areas in Al Raqqa city, leading to the martyrdom of at least 13 civilians, amongst them 6 children and 3 women and to the injury of at least 30 civilians, most of them in a critical condition.
–Casualties pulled out of the rubble:
–Photo of completely destroyed of martyred family “Ezz AL Deen”
–Photos of houses destroyed over their residents’ houses:
–Funeral procession of some of the martyrs: