"The #Assad regime cannot continue without them [thugs] as it cannot survive without terrorizing #Syrians," writes Lina Karaso
"What is more shocking is not what we have already seen. It is what we have not seen, but has been committed in reality," writes Celine KASEM.
Massacres such as this did not start with the beginning of the Syrian revolution 11 years ago, nor did they end with this one.
"The only way that Syria will find wholeness as a nation, and healing for its collective pain, is for Assad to be held accountable," writes Ruthanne Sikora.