Syria's military assault on the port city of Latakia has continued into a fourth day.
Thousands of people have been forced out of the al-Ramel Palestinian refugee camp. It's been a focus for protests since the Syrian uprising began.
Southern and southeastern neighbourhoods were also targeted, and activists say thousands of people were detained by the army.
Al Jazeera's Nisreen el-Shamayleh has the latest developments from Ramtha, on the Syria - Jordanian border.