Mass demonstrations continue in north of Syria

Orient Net 2018-10-05 10:43:00

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Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets on Friday (Oct. 5) in north of Syria, chanting anti-Russia and Assad militia slogans.

The anti-regime protests are continuing for the sixth consecutive week in Idlib city and in Idlib countryside’s cities and towns, including Dana, Khan Sheikhoun, Ma’arrat al-Nu’man, Ariha, Taftanaz and Jisr al-Sheghoor. 

Similar anti-regime demonstrations took place in Hama northern countryside and in Aleppo northern and eastern countryside.

Significant participation of women and children was noted in the demonstrations, according to Orient correspondents.

Volunteers started preparations for demonstrations on Thursday morning. 

Last Friday, Syrian demonstrators took to the streets in more than 200 towns and villages to express their solidarity with Syrian detainees at the Assad regime’s centers.