Jan. 3 - Syrian protesters in Homs set up night camps in the main square. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Protesting into the night in Homs. Amateur video obtained by Reuters out of Syria shows demonstrators setting up a protest camp in Homs. Arab League monitors have been on the ground in Syria to see whether President Bashar-al Assad is complying with a peace initiative. The United Nations says at least 5,000 people have been killed in Syria since the uprising last March. Many died in Homs The government blames the violence on foreign backed insurgent groups. Day time footage shows truckloads of supplies arriving for the demonstrators. At a rally a man dressed as Santa says to those who say we are sectarian -- we are all one people. Deborah Lutterbeck, Reuters.