|Syrian massacre is veiled in silence|
The Syrian forces told Um Mohammed they would be back in an hour with
her husband and sons, along with the other men they snatched from the
basement shelter in the Damascus suburb of Daraya. Instead, she said,
they shot them all. |
Now the matriarch fears President Bashar al-Assad’s loyalists could return for another round of killing, with no one willing or able to stop them.
“We are all scared because there are a lot of rumours they will attack Daraya again,” she said tearfully. “They keep saying it’s not finished yet.”