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# hama - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Syrian rebels storm Sunni village, leaving 14 dead
# Conflict
# Conflict

Syrian rebels storm Sunni village, leaving 14 dead

Jul 10th 2014, 8:33 AM 4,475 Views 27 Comments

Both State media and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported the attack.

# hama - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Syria: 60 reported dead after strike hits bakery
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: 60 reported dead after strike hits bakery

Dec 23rd 2012, 6:48 PM 3,053 Views 23 Comments

The people were queueing outside a bakery in the rebel-held town of Halfaya when the strike hit.

# hama - Monday 5 November, 2012

Car bomb kills 50 in Syria as air strikes pound rebels
# Syria
# Syria

Car bomb kills 50 in Syria as air strikes pound rebels

Nov 5th 2012, 8:26 PM 2,639 Views 8 Comments

Air strikes continue as 50 pro-regime fighters are reported dead in the city of Hama.

# hama - Friday 13 July, 2012

# hama - Friday 8 June, 2012

UN: 'Out of control' Syria on the brink of civil war
# Syria
# Syria

UN: 'Out of control' Syria on the brink of civil war

Jun 8th 2012, 7:23 AM 986 Views 15 Comments

UN envoy Kofi Annan believes the time has come for regional and international pressure on Bashar Assad.

# hama - Thursday 7 June, 2012

UN observers blocked from site of mass killing in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

UN observers blocked from site of mass killing in Syria

Jun 7th 2012, 1:50 PM 1,842 Views 9 Comments

Latest reports indicate that UN observers and journalists are being stopped from reaching al-Qubair where it’s reported at least 78 people have been killed.

# hama - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Opposition claims 100 killed in new Syrian massacre
# Syria
# Syria

Opposition claims 100 killed in new Syrian massacre

Jun 6th 2012, 10:13 PM 1,801 Views 22 Comments

Reports vary on the number killed but the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that dozens including women and children had died in Hama.

# hama - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Killing of Syrian activists "totally unacceptible" - Annan
# Syria
# Syria

Killing of Syrian activists "totally unacceptible" - Annan

Apr 25th 2012, 9:06 AM 636 Views 2 Comments

Kofi Annan told the UN of his concerns over reports of Syrian troops firing on civilians in Hama after UN observers left.

# hama - Monday 23 April, 2012

Syrian forces kill dozens after UN monitors' visit
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian forces kill dozens after UN monitors' visit

Apr 23rd 2012, 10:03 PM 2,193 Views 9 Comments

Government troops reportedly opened fire on the streets of Hamas, killing dozens and raising fears the regime is targeting opponents emboldened to protest by the UN monitors.

# hama - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Syria: Rebels refuse 'written guarantee' to end fighting
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Rebels refuse 'written guarantee' to end fighting

Apr 8th 2012, 2:14 PM 663 Views 0 Comments

It comes as the UN/Arab League special envoy Kofi Annan decried the continuing violence in the country.

# hama - Friday 16 March, 2012

Watch: Scenes from Syria on first anniversary of uprising
# Syria
# Syria

Watch: Scenes from Syria on first anniversary of uprising

Mar 16th 2012, 9:13 PM 1,291 Views 5 Comments

Heavy fighting between government and rebel forces was reported in Hama and Homs yesterday.

# hama - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

At least 150 dead after two days of violence in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

At least 150 dead after two days of violence in Syria

Dec 21st 2011, 9:13 AM 590 Views 2 Comments

Activists have said that 84 people died on Tuesday as security forces opened fire on protesters and army defectors.

# hama - Monday 22 August, 2011

Two protesters shot dead by pro-regime gunmen in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Two protesters shot dead by pro-regime gunmen in Syria

Aug 22nd 2011, 1:09 PM 43 Views 0 Comments

# hama - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Besieged Hama under full control of Syrian regime
# Syria
# Syria

Besieged Hama under full control of Syrian regime

Aug 10th 2011, 4:12 PM 76 Views 0 Comments

The city that had come to symbolise defiance against President Assad’s rule is now reportedly under military control following a week of brutal crackdowns on protesters.

# hama - Sunday 7 August, 2011

Death toll rises to 52 in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Death toll rises to 52 in Syria

Aug 7th 2011, 3:45 PM 140 Views 1 Comment

Syrian troops have stormed parts of the eastern city of Deir el-Zour and the town of Hula, killing at least 52 people, according to human rights activists.

# hama - Friday 5 August, 2011

Hama streets fall quiet as Syrian government claims the city
# Syria
# Syria

Hama streets fall quiet as Syrian government claims the city

Aug 5th 2011, 9:23 PM 238 Views 1 Comment

Images broadcast by Syrian state media indicate that the military believes it has crushed the uprising in Hama. At least 13 people were killed in protests across Syrian today.

# hama - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

UN Security Council condemns violence in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

UN Security Council condemns violence in Syria

Aug 3rd 2011, 10:24 PM 143 Views 1 Comment

The condemnation comes as tanks and troops attack the city of Hama for a fourth day. More than 1,700 civilians are believed to have died since March.

Power and phone lines cut as Hama comes under siege from Syrian forces
# Syria
# Syria

Power and phone lines cut as Hama comes under siege from Syrian forces

Aug 3rd 2011, 3:45 PM 183 Views 0 Comments

For the past four days, Syrian troops have tightened their siege on Hama, sending residents fleeing for their lives.

# hama - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Syria: As violence continues what will the UN do?
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: As violence continues what will the UN do?

Aug 2nd 2011, 8:53 AM 302 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Italy announced today it is recalling its ambassador to Syria. The Muslim holy month of Ramadan has so far seen no end to the violence.

# hama - Monday 1 August, 2011

EU imposes more sanctions on Syrian officials
# Syria
# Syria

EU imposes more sanctions on Syrian officials

Aug 1st 2011, 5:53 PM 184 Views 2 Comments

As Ramadan begins, the EU freezes the assets of five more high-level Syrians and the army mounts another attack on Hama.

# hama - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Obama "appalled" by Syrian massacres
# Syria
# Syria

Obama "appalled" by Syrian massacres

Jul 31st 2011, 8:00 PM 304 Views 14 Comments

US vows to put more pressure on regime as scores killed in Syrian government-backed military attack on cities, just before start of Ramadan.

# hama - Friday 15 July, 2011

Syrian forces open fire on protesters, killing 14
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian forces open fire on protesters, killing 14

Jul 15th 2011, 2:58 PM 217 Views 17 Comments

Today’s rallies appear to be the largest and most widespread since the uprising against President Bashar Assad began in March.

# hama - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Clinton says Assad has 'lost legitimacy' but Syria says that's provocation
# Syria
# Syria

Clinton says Assad has 'lost legitimacy' but Syria says that's provocation

Jul 12th 2011, 2:55 PM 159 Views 0 Comments

The US said it had nothing invested in Bashar Assad remaining in power.

# hama - Monday 11 July, 2011

Syrian protesters storm US embassy in Damascus
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian protesters storm US embassy in Damascus

Jul 11th 2011, 3:06 PM 276 Views 5 Comments

Witnesses say protesters scrawled graffiti referring to the US ambassador to Syria as a “dog”.

# hama - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Syrian army moves into Hama after massive demonstrations
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Syrian army moves into Hama after massive demonstrations

Jul 5th 2011, 1:09 PM 290 Views 0 Comments

Day 112 of the Syrian Revolution and Assad’s crackdown on the anti-government movement continues as tanks move on the city of Hama.

# hama - Friday 1 July, 2011

Nine dead in Syria as biggest ever anti-Assad protests take place
# People Power
# People Power

Nine dead in Syria as biggest ever anti-Assad protests take place

Jul 1st 2011, 5:21 PM 529 Views 3 Comments

Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to streets all across Syria to protest against President Bashar al-Assad’s current regime.