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Syria - Aug 11, 2011 - 20:14

Last modified: 11 Aug 2011 17:14

Avaaz, the international human rights organisation, has reported:

At least 11 people were killed today in Qusayr, a town near Homs.

In Saraqeb, in the Idleb province, army troops have stormed into the city. 

In Hama, two people were killed and security forces have erected blockades and checkpoints throughout the area. 

In Der-Ez Zor army artillery shelled the neighbourhoods of Al-Hamidiya and Al-Omal. There is also a heavy presence of tanks in the neighbouring areas. 

Security forces attacked the town of al-Mousaifara at dawn today, in Deraa.