These men say they survived torture in a Syrian prison - CNN

(CNN) In the latest evidence of atrocities committed by the Syrian government against its people, an Amnesty International report claims as many as 13,000 people have been hanged from 2011 to 2015 at Saydnaya prison in a secret crackdown on dissent ...

Syria rejects Amnesty report on hangings at Saydnaya prison - BBC News

Syria's justice ministry has rejected a report by Amnesty International that alleged as many as 13,000 people have been executed at a government prison. The ministry said the claims were "completely untrue and intended to harm Syria's reputation ...

Syria rejects Amnesty's report of mass hangings as 'untrue' - Stuff.co.nz

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad's justice ministry has denied Amnesty International's account that thousands of political prisoners were killed. Syria's justice ministry on Wednesday (Thursday NZ Time) rejected an Amnesty International report of mass ...

World View: Investigation Reveals Depraved Atrocities by Syria's Bashar al-Assad - Breitbart News

Just when you think you know all the depraved atrocities that Syria's president Bashar al-Assad has committed, new evidence leaks out that shows even more grotesque actions by this psychopathic killer and war criminal. These actions began in 2011 when ...

Bashar al-Assad praises Trump's plan to defeat ISIS - New York Post

Russia-backed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad praised President Trump's plan to defeat ISIS, predicting Wednesday that it's “going to be positive.” “Trump during the campaign and after the campaign is promising regarding the priority of fighting ...

What you need to know about Amnesty's report on Syrian prisons - TRT World

Testimonies from both prison officials and detainees show the inner workings of a “human slaughterhouse.” Photo by: Esa Alexander/The Times/Gallo Images/Getty Images. Amnesty says that it documented more than 17,000 people extrajudicially executed in ...

Hearsay Extrapolated – Amnesty Claims Mass Executions In Syria, Provides Zero Proof - Center for Research on Globalization

A new Amnesty International report claims that the Syrian government hanged between 5,000 and 13,000 prisoners in a military prison in Syria. The evidence for that claim is flimsy, based on hearsay of anonymous people outside of Syria. The numbers ...

Syrian Prison, a “Human Slaughterhouse” – Amnesty International - Inter Press Service

ROME, Feb 8 2017 (IPS) - At Saydnaya Military Prison, “the Syrian authorities have quietly and methodically organised the killing of thousands of people in their custody,” according to a new Amnesty International (AI) report. The AI report says that ...

Assad Says Russian Companies to Work in Oil, Gas Production in Syria - Sputnik International

Russian companies would work in the sphere of oil and gas production in Syria, lawmaker from the State Duma said Wednesday after a meeting with Bashar Assad. Two British Tornados warplanes fly over the RAF Akrotiri, a British air base near costal.

Syria rejects claims of mass hangings - RTE.ie

Syria's justice ministry has dismissed as "completely false" an Amnesty International report alleging up to 13,000 people were hanged over five years in a Syrian government prison. The justice ministry said the Amnesty report was "completely untrue and ...

Inside the prison Amnesty International calls Syria's human slaughterhouse - CBC.ca

Syrian authorities have killed at least 13,000 people since the start of the 2011 uprising in mass hangings at a prison north of Damascus called Saydnaya Prison. Detainees refer to the prison as 'the slaughterhouse.' (Amnesty International/Google ...

Syria rejects Amnesty International's report of mass hangings as untrue - CBC.ca

Syria's justice ministry is rejecting an Amnesty International report of mass hangings of as many as 13,000 people in a prison near Damascus, calling the allegations "totally untrue" and part of a smear campaign. Thousands killed in mass hangings in ...

S&D condemns secret Syria prison executions - New Europe

A handout photo made available by the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on 07 February 2017 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (L) speaking to Belgian media in Damascus, Syria, 06 February 2017. Author. Beata Stur By Beata Stur ...

Bashar al-Assad's justice ministry says Amnesty International report finding 13000 hanged in prison is 'false' - The Independent

saydnaya-prison.jpg A satellite image of Saydnaya military prison, one of Syria's largest detention centres, located 18 miles north of Damascus. Amnesty International. Bashar al-Assad's government has rejected allegations that as many as 13,000 people ...

Syrian refugee in NL: "I hung six hours per day with my wrists tied together" - NL Times

Hani Al Rawi, a Syrian refugee now living in the Netherlands, spent about six months in the notorious Saydnaya prison in the Syrian capital Damascus. "I hung six hours per day with my wrists tied together", he said to broadcaster NOS about the experience.

Amnesty: Up to 13000 hanged in Syria's 'slaughterhouse' - Ynetnews

Report by Amnesty International says 20-50 people hanged at the Saydnaya prison in Syria every week as part of 'hidden, monstrous campaign aimed at crushing any form of dissent within the Syrian population.' Associated Press|Published: 08.02.17 , 09:19 ...

Syria rejects Amnesty 'false' report of mass jail hangings - Press TV

This file photo shows a view of the Syrian Justice Ministry building in the capital Damascus. Damascus has slammed as “inaccurate and politically-motivated” an Amnesty International report claiming that Syrian military police hanged as many as 13,000 ...

Syrian President: Trump's pledge to fight terror 'promising' - CNN

(CNN) Syria's leader has praised Donald Trump's rhetoric on terror, saying the new US President's pledge to prioritize the fight against terrorism, including ISIS, was "promising." President Bashar al-Assad, whose government is waging a bloody civil ...

Possible Russia-US cooperation positive for Syria: Bashar al-Assad - The Indian Express

Assad pointed out "two components" for peace, the first is fighting terrorism and halting all support to it, and the second is the intra-Syrian talks to determine the future of the country. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. By ...

Syrian government denies Amnesty's claim that it hanged 13000 prisoners in a military jail - Scroll.in

The justice ministry said the report was based on 'personal emotions' and were not real evidence. Scroll Staff. Published Feb 08, 2017. Syrian government denies Amnesty's claim that it hanged 13,000 prisoners in a military jail Reuters. The Syrian ...