23.04.2011 19.Nisan, 5771 Chel Hamo'ed 3; Tag 4 des Omer
Syrian security forces fire live bullets and tear gas at the tens of thousands of people across the country chanting 'the people want the downfall of the regime.'
At least 88 protesters were killed in demonstrations across Syria on Friday, the highest death toll in a single day since protests against the rule of President Bashar al-Assad erupted last month.
An official in the Syrian human rights organization Sawasiah founded by jailed human rights lawyer Mohannad al-Hassani, told Reuters the killings of civilians occurred in the Damascus district of Barzeh, its suburbs Zamalka, Harasta, Douma, Muadamiya, Qaboun and Hajar al-Asswad, as well as in the cities of Hama, Latakia
and Homs, and in the southern town of Izra'a….