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Syrian forces arrest opposition leader Seif -daughter
May 6, 2011 / 11:47 AM / 6 years ago

Syrian forces arrest opposition leader Seif -daughter

AMMAN, May 6 (Reuters) - Syrian security forces arrested Opposition leader Riad Seif at a pro-democracy demonstration in the Midan district of Damascus, his daughter and human rights campaigners said.

“My father was shoved into a bus with other protestors who were detained during the demonstration near the al-Hassan mosque,” Jumana Seif told Reuters.

Reporting by Khaled Yacoub Oweis; Editing by Peter Graff

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