An estimated one million protestors took to the sterets. Bashar al-Assad regime is still struggling to end anti-government protest.
The activists said that a new military siege was underway in a town of Hams near the Lebanese border and there were signs that another incursion of a town near the Iraqi border was next.
The incident took place while thousands of Bashar al-Assad supporters staged rallies in across Syrian capital Damascus on Sunday.
In Istanbul, Turkey, a group of long-exiled Syrian opposition leaders met this weekend to unify their call for political change.
It is pertinent to mention here that over 1,500 demonstrators have so far been killed in the four months long anti-government protests.