Murder in Yemen, the shooting of unarmed protesters in Bahrain and now Syria, BBC News reports:
“At least three protesters have been shot dead in the south Syrian city of Deraa as security forces clamped down on a protest rally.
They were killed by security forces as protesters demanded political freedom and an end to corruption, eyewitnesses and activists told foreign media.
President Bashar al-Assad, whose Baath party has dominated politics for nearly 50 years, tolerates no dissent. “