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 ...

These men say they survived torture in a Syrian prison - KXLF.com | Continuous News | Butte, Montana - KXLF Butte News

(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 ...

Thousands hanged at Syria prison, Amnesty says - Inland Empire News

As many as 13,000 people, most of them civilian opposition supporters, have been executed in secret at a prison in Syria, Amnesty International says. A new report by the human rights group alleges that mass hangings took place every week at Saydnaya ...

13000 people hanged in secret at Syrian prison, Amnesty says - KNWA

(CNN) - Thousands of people have been hanged at a Syrian prison in a secret crackdown on dissent by the regime of Bashar al-Assad, a report by Amnesty International alleges. The human rights group says as many as 13,000 people have been executed at ...

Amnesty International report reveals 13000 secretly hanged at 'human slaughterhouse' in Syria - dailytelegraph.com.au

TWICE a week, on Monday and Wednesday in the black of night, prisoners were woken in silence. A list of names were called and they were told they were headed out, to another facility in the city, which was good news for many. Instead, the men were ...

Syria's Assad Says Trump's Pledge to Fight Terrorism 'Promising' - Yahoo News

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has described U.S. President Donald Trump's policy to prioritize the fight against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in Syria as “promising,” Syrian state media reported Tuesday. Trump said in the third ...

Amnesty International accuses Syria of hanging thousands of prisoners, dumping bodies in mass graves - Los Angeles Times

On Monday or Wednesday afternoons, guards would call out the names of prisoners for transfer from Syria's notorious Saydnaya military prison. Some inmates saw it as a heartening sign that their detention at Saydnaya was over. Hours later, blindfolded ...