A YouTube Video Shows A Young, Syrian Activist Get Killed By A Security Official [Headlines]

A YouTube Video Shows A Young, Syrian Activist Get Killed By A Security Official [Headlines]

Syrian blogger and activist Diyya al-Naiiar was filming a protest in Hom and zoomed in on a sniper, which ended up shooting him in the head. The shocking and disturbing footage has been circulating on YouTube.

Valentina Park
  • 5 july 2011

Shocking video footage has emerged from the Syrian city of Homs in which a young man filming gunfire in the streets appears to be shot dead in cold blood by the sniper he zooms in on.

A clip circulating on YouTube begins with a male voice describing “someone shooting at citizens in Karm al-Sham on 1 July without any reason and no demonstrations.”

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