Syrian forces kill 21 during UN visit

By REUTERS
May 15, 2012 18:47




BEIRUT - At least 21 people were killed on Tuesday when Syrian security forces opened fire at a crowd in the central town of Khan Sheikhoun during a visit by a United Nations monitoring team, activists said.

A spokesman of the rebel military council gave a higher death toll, saying at least 50 people were killed in the attack during which a car belonging to the United Nations team was hit.

Related Content
Breaking news
October 17, 2017
Report: Harvey Weinstein resigns from Weinstein Co board

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 15 - 31
    Beer Sheva
    17 - 29
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 17 - 26
    Jerusalem
    17 - 28
    Haifa
  • 20 - 32
    Elat
    19 - 32
    Tiberias