Attacks kill 5 civilians in Syria's Homs: residents

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 22, 2011 6:24 AM

AMMAN - AMMAN (Reuters) - At least five civilians were killed overnight as tanks attacked districts in the Syrian city of Homs during a crackdown on a growing campaign of civil disobedience against President Bashar al-Assad, residents said Friday.

(Reporting by Khaled Yacoub Oweis; Editing by Andrew Heavens)