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The point of no return in Syria

Tuesday, April 08, 2014 - 00:56

April 8 - Amateur video out of Syria appears to show a rebel suicide bomb attack. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Amateur video appears to show a massive explosion after a suicide bomber unleashes a weapon in Idlib province. The video, which can not be independently verified by Reuters, shows fighting raging across the country. On Tuesday, the Syrian government made clear that it has no intention of delaying an election that is likely to give President Bashar al-Assad a third term, regardless of war or politics. As rebels use what they can in the fight, Assad's allies are voicing confidence as peace talks have collapsed. The war in Syria started with peaceful protests more than three years ago. It has since descended into a civil war killing more than 150,000 people.

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The point of no return in Syria

Tuesday, April 08, 2014 - 00:56