12 people died in Syria during a day
In Syria, on Monday, 12 people were killed during clashes between supporters of President Bashar al-Assad and the opposition, the Interfax reported referring to the Daily Times.
"Hundreds of people were killed in Syria since 26 December, despite the fact that Observers League of Arab States (LAS) have been working in the country at this time", the newspaper noted.
Protests against the regime of Bashar al-Assad, accompanied by massive pogroms and shooting in Syria for more than nine months. According to the UN, more than five thousand people were killed during clashes with security forces.
In turn, the Syrian authorities have reported about 1.5 thousand dead on both sides, including more than 1.1 thousand of law enforcement officers.