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Civil War: Syrian Rebels as Evil as Assad

Via the AFP:
Horrific videos purportedly showing Syrian rebels throwing the bodies of postal workers off a roof and a man’s throat being savagely cut triggered outrage among rights activists on Monday. Three videos all showing the apparent atrocities in the province of Aleppo, including a bound man being repeatedly shot, were posted on YouTube on Monday but their authenticity could not immediately be verified. Both sides in the 17-month conflict have been accused of human rights violations as reports of cold-blooded killings mount. “What is the difference between them and a wild animal in the jungle? At least a wild animal does not kill unless it is hungry,” said Massoud Akko, a Kurdish activist and co-founder of the Association of Syrian Journalists. . .

There is no side to take in Syria at this point. . . - Greg Pollowitz


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