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US warns Syria of future reckoning for deaths

Fears are voiced that regime plans another massacre

BEIRUT - The United States accused the Syrian government of using “new horrific tactics’’ Monday, as United Nations observers reported Syrian helicopters were firing on rebellious areas, and concerns mounted that civilians were trapped in besieged cities.

State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland expressed concern about reports the regime “may be organizing another massacre’’ in Latakia Province, where UN monitors have been impeded.

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