ITN's Bill Neely reports from the frontlines in Homs, Syria where neighborhoods are now a ‘wasteland.’
I was so disturbed and distraught to see the little boy running away, and then grabbed by a man chasing after him. Then, to hear that these children are being traumatized by what is happening around them, to them, and to their loved ones just broke my heart. I was at the gym and cried on the treadmill! What happened to that little boy?? What can I do to help??
I was deeply disturbed by the way this report was presented last night. It was filmed in areas where goverment forces were in control, and showed damaged buildings and empty streets. What the report failed to even mention was that the damage to the buildings and the city in general has been a result of the sustained shelling carried out by the same Syrian regime's forces shown in the report for close to two years now. The report generally portrayed what is going on as a fight between two armies, when in fact it is between gorenment thugs who are shooting at enything that moves, and the free syrian army who is outgunned and outnumbered and merely defending the city.
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