1PETA protests against KFC in Damascus .
2Members of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals -LRB- PETA -RRB- , an animal rights group , carried out a protest against the fast-food chain Kentucky Fried Chicken -LRB- KFC -RRB- in the Syrian capital of Damascus on Thursday .
3The PETA activists condemned the KFC 's way of treating birds , urging the U.S. fast-food chain to provide chicken with safer conditions .
4`` KFC suppliers cram birds into huge waste-filled factories , breed and drug them to grow so large that they ca n't even walk , and often break their wings and legs , '' PETA 's activist Jason Baker told Xinhua .
5`` We demand the company to take steps to eliminate these abuses and to adapt animals welfare standards , '' Baiker said .
6PETA is the largest animal rights group in the world .
7Last June , the group condemned U.S. President Barack Obama 's ninja-like killing of a fly during an interview with CNBC , requesting the President to show a bit more restraint next time he encounters a fly .