Syria: Over 700 Militants Lay Down Arms in Homs and Sweida

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Syria: Over 700 Militants Lay Down Arms in Homs and Sweida

Reports appear that about 600 militants, that had surrendered to the government, have been pardoned in Sweida during a national event at the Sweida Branch building of al-Baath Arab Socialist Party. During the event, Governor of Sweida Amer Ibrahim al-Beshi emphasized that the option remains for people who have lost their way to lay down arms and be pardoned.

In a separate development, some 130 militants been pardoned after they laid arms down on Wednesday in accordance with the amnesty decree No.15 for 2016. According to reports, the militants were from various parts of the Homs province, including the cities of Homs, al-Rastan, Tal Biseh and Palmyra.

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  • Kristy Rain

    must feel good to put down your western purchased weapons snd ammo and stop killing locals

    • Tom Johnson

      They are locals. Use your reading comprehension skills and then realize that part of the story is Ethnic Cleansing. You may also want to look into some History lessons-specifically the history of Aleppo. 8000 years of history so you can find plenty of books.