Life inside rebel-controlled Syrian town
24 October 2012 Last updated at 00:05 BST
To be killed at a funeral is not unusual in Syria, and in rebel-controlled Marea, just north of the country's second city, Aleppo, no-one relaxes for long.
Newsnight's Tim Whewell travelled there to find out who the rebels are, and what they are fighting for.
You can watch the full story on Newsnight, BBC 2, 2230 BST, Wednesday 24 October