Thursday, October 30, 2008
American Terrorist Attacks In Syria Condemned
BBC Thursday, 30 October 2008
Syrians stage mass anti-US rally
Thousands of people have held a peaceful demonstration in Damascus against an alleged US raid on a village that Syria says killed eight people.
Riot police armed with batons and shields surrounded the US embassy in Damascus, which closed due to what it said were increased security concerns.
The US state department and the White House have refused to confirm, deny or comment on the alleged attack.
The Syrian government has demanded an apology from Washington. Read On