Syrian rebels execute 14 civilians for helping Assad

(AGI/EFE) Nicosia, July 9 - At least 14 civilians have beenexecuted by an unidentified rebel group for allegedlycollaborating with the regime of Bashar al-Assad. At dawn onWednesday morning, rebel forces stormed into the village ofKhatab, in the northwestern province of Hama, in central Syria,reported the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, theLondon-based exiled opposition's organisation. Half of thevictims were women. State TV channel gave an equal number ofvictims, although it said that some of them were children. . .

(AGI/EFE) Nicosia, July 9 - At least 14 civilians have beenexecuted by an unidentified rebel group for allegedlycollaborating with the regime of Bashar al-Assad. At dawn onWednesday morning, rebel forces stormed into the village ofKhatab, in the northwestern province of Hama, in central Syria,reported the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, theLondon-based exiled opposition's organisation. Half of thevictims were women. State TV channel gave an equal number ofvictims, although it said that some of them were children. . .