TOP 5 EVENTS OF THE SYRIAN REVOLUTION, #2 3-19-13

TOP 5 EVENTS OF THE SYRIAN REVOLUTION, #2: On June 9, 2011, Lt. Col. Hussien Harmoush announced his defection from the Syrian army. He was the officer who formed the Free Officers’ Movement,the first effort to fight back against government assaults on peaceful protestors. That FOB marked the beginning of the organized armed resistance against al-Assad’s crackdown on the Syrian uprising. Video courtesy of Sham News Network