I agree with you the Arab League is far from objective and there is nothing in the way of respectable journalists covering the stories first hand its all articles written based on other peoples say so which can't be confirmed. There is certainly killing going on in Syria but does anybody really know just what Assad is doing or what the syrian public is doing. I imagine the truth is in the middle somewhere.
Guatemala judge orders detention of president in corruption scandal (Reuters)
from the article: Syria forces roll into Homs after lengthy siege, opposition says