“We found bodies of villagers they slaughtered and dropped in the wells.” The Syrian authorities, he said, had to bring in divers to fish the bodies out.
Sadad, which lies in the Homs desert, is something of a frontier town.
A militia allied with the Syrian government is gaining ground and popularity.
But it’s not just fighting to preserve President Bashar al-Assad’s state — it’s trying to redraw the borders of the Middle East.
Bavaria is a country of high plateaus and medium-sized mountains.