Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The video out of Syria of the brutal crackdown against the people introduced; scenes shown from Damascus of several victims of murder, torture, bodies, beatings, arrests. [With CNN, Syrian vice foreign minister Fayssal MEKDAD- denies there is a crackdown with the killing initiated by groups financed from outside Syria.] Earlier interview held with human rights activist Razan Zaitouneh about what is happening in Syria. [Voice of ZAITOUNEH - outlines the security campaign against protesters, how the injured are "ascared" to go to the national hospitals and get treatment at home, how another prisoner got killed with others arrested; describes the methods of torture.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Damascus: Arwa Damon) What happened to a Syrian boy shot by security forces and what she was allowed to see in one town where security claimed armed gangs were targeted discussed; inset video shown.
- Cooper, Anderson;
- Damon, Arwa
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
- You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
- You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
- If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.