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June 29, 2012 8:12 am

Over 170 Dead in Damascus on Bloody Thurusday

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Aid workers assisting injured Syrian's who crossed into Lebanon near Qusair crossing. Photo: www.meanews.net.

JPost/Reuters – Syrians in the besieged city of Douma wrapped mangled and bloodied corpses in white burial shrouds early on Friday, according to video posted online, after 190 people were killed in one of the deadliest days of Syria’s 16-month-old uprising.

Activists said more than 50 of those killed on Thursday died in Douma, about 15 km (9 miles) outside the capital Damascus.

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