Criminal armed group members confess: We received money, weapons to kill demonstrators and security forces in Homs
DAMASCUS- Syrian Satellite TV broadcast confessions of some members of a criminal armed group which killed demonstrators and security forces in the City of Homs, about 162 kilometers from Damascus.
Ahmad Faysal Al-Louz, one member of the criminal group, born in Homs in 1980, a butcher in profession, confessed that he received 25 thousand Syrian Pounds (1 US Dollar equivalent 46 SYP) and a rifle from a person called ‘Abo Al-Dahab’ and took part in after Friday Prayers and sprayed demonstrators and security forces with bullets as to accuse the security forces of killing the demonstrators.
” I – ‘Abo Al-Dahab’- want you to fire at demonstrators as to accuse security forces of killing civilians. And I fired against a demonstrator, whose name was Mahmoud al-Joura, and another member of the group, Nader Hasouna, fired at another civilian, Mourad Ahmad Al-Sousa,” added Al-Louz.
Al-Louz confessed that his group along with three other groups attacked a security checkpoint in ‘Joubar’, Homs Governorate, and killed six security guards at the checkpoint, wounded two security guards who were later on slaughtered in a nearby farm.
Mohamad Hani Al-Zaqziq, another member of the criminal group, born in 1985 in Kifr Aaya Village, Homs, a carpenter in profession, confessed that he received a sum of five thousands SYP for participating in every demonstration and firing against the Army and security forces in Homs.
Al-Zaqziq narrated the details of many attacks carried by criminal groups against security forces at many places in Homs including ‘Baba Amro’, ‘Tall al-Shour’ and ‘ Kafr Aaiya’.
Mohamad Qassim Al-Ashtar, another member of the group, Born in 1973 at Al-Rastan City in Homs, a worker in profession, said that when he was working in Lebanon knew a group of young men: Firas Sno, Ismael Shno, Moatiaz Amer, who took me with them to participate in a demonstrations against Syria at the Lebanese City of Tripoli, and gave me 200 US Dollars.”
Al-Ashtar added that he was asked to demonstrate in his City, Al-Rastan, and gave me some money for this, ‘ In Al-Rastan I met members of an armed group: abdulkarim Obeid, Mohammad Takhtakh, Mohammad Wardah, Ahmad Al-Rajab, Mahmoud Al-rajab, and Khalid Al-Rajab. We attacked, and looted the military and political intelligence headquarters,” confessed Al-Ashtar.
The terrorist armed groups have launched brutal attacks against Syrian civilians and security forces causing the death of dozens of Syrians. Some terrorists and armed gangs’ members were also killed in the confrontations with the civilians and army security forces.