Syria students mount protests in Aleppo, country’s second biggest city

14.04.2011                      10.Nisan, 5771


Syria students mount protests in Aleppo, country's second biggest city

Authorities 'cannot let campuses breath' for they have seen what 'emboldened student movement' has done elsewhere, says activist.

Syrian forces clamped down at universities after students marched for the first time in the second biggest city Aleppo during unprecedented protests against Baathist rule, activists said on Thursday.
Around 150 students marched on Wednesday in a protest demanding political freedoms on the campus of Aleppo University, rights defenders who were in contact with them said….