Hirunews Logo
Syria+General+defects+to+rebels
Sunday, 17 March 2013 - 8:20
Syria General defects to rebels
6

Shares
744

Views

A Syrian army general has reportedly defected to the opposition, saying that morale in the army had collapsed.

A man identified by opposition activists as General Mohammed Ezz al-Din Khalouf announced his defection in a video shown on al-Arabiya TV.

He is said to have reached safety in neighbouring Jordan.

There was no comment from the Syrian government.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,191 Views
6,999 Views
2,998 Views
6,130 Views
7,057 Views
50,652 Views
Top