Horrific footage shows 'Syrian rebels' forcing boy to behead captive with sword

Daily Mail 16 December 2012
By Daniel Miller

It is perhaps the most disturbing piece of video footage to emerge out of the Syrian crisis to date. A young boy is egged on by a group of older men, believed to be rebel fighters, and filmed hacking the head off a man who is lying on the ground.

An older man is then seen picking up the head before placing it on top of the body like a macabre trophy. (...)