The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which is based in the UK and relies on a network of activist on the ground in Syria for its information, has put the total number of dead at 100,191 since the Syrian revolt began in March, 2011 — several thousand more than the newest United Nations estimate of at least 93,000 by the end of April.
In the 27-month-old conflict, pro-government forces have taken far more casualties than rebels seeking the overthrow of President Bashar al-Assad, while civilians accounted for more than one-third of the overall fatalities—the biggest single category.
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The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which is based in the UK and relies…
by Tactical-Life / Jun 26, 2013