Unverified footage believed to show protestors outside Mezzeh, Damascus.
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Syrian security forces 'kill' at funeral in Damascus

Syrian forces have killed a demonstrator at a funeral in Damascus, according to activists.

They fired live ammunition to break up groups of people who had gathered for funerals in the capital Damascus, witnesses say.

The BBC's Jim Muir reports from Lebanon on events in Mezzeh, on the western side of Syria's capital, Damascus.

This footage, thought to show Mezzah in Damascus, cannot be verified.

  • 18 Feb 2012
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