Updating the Situation in Syria

Homs under assault for 20th day in row; reports of torture and targeted murders of journalists

The City of Homs has now been under constant artillery barrages and attacks by Bashar al-Assad’s security forces for 20 days and there’s no sign of any letup. Assad’s forces are intensifying their attacks, and the body count continues rising on a daily basis. The UN no longer keeps track …