Government troops in tanks and armored vehicles stormed a neighborhood in the beseiged city of Homs, according to the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, an opposition group. The neighborhood has become a refuge for the opposition fleeing the fighting and shelling in the nearby neighborhood of Baba Amr, the group said.
On his show, John King took a closer look at how the barrage on Homs has taken its toll, using new satellite imagery from DigitalGlobe. Click play above to see how the city looks from above compared to August 2010.
Read more about today's fighting in Syria here.