|Date: 30/04/2012 Time: 12:56:00 AM
The number of Syrians killed by government
forces on Sunday has risen to 29 people, including a women, a child and three
defecting soldiers, most of them perished in Hama and Homs, the local
coordination committees said.
They added that security and army forces were pounding Hama, Homs, Idleb,
Daraa, Aleppo, countryside of Damascus and Deir Az-Zour with mortar shells and
heavy machinegunes killing a large number of people.
Despite the heavy shelling, the committees said, anti-government protests
took place in many cities.
The government forces opened fire at the protesters.