'Syrian forces kill 2 protesters in Damascus suburb'

Activists, residents say many also injured when hit by bullets during usual nightly demonstration demanding Assad's removal.

Syria protests at night with flag 311 (photo credit: REUTERS/Handout )
Syria protests at night with flag 311
(photo credit: REUTERS/Handout )
AMMAN - Syrian forces shot dead two protesters on Sunday during a demonstration demanding President Bashar Assad's removal in a Damascus suburb, activists and a resident said.
"It was a usual night demonstration when a hail of bullets hit. Many were also injured," the resident, who gave his name as Abu al-Nour, told Reuters by phone from the poor suburb where thousands of former residents the Golan Heights live.
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