Syrian army soldiers take their positions on a street in Sabina suburb, south of Damascus, Syria in Nov 2013
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Syrian regime accused of torture over alleged dead prisoner photos

There is clear evidence that Syria has systematically tortured and executed about 11,000 detainees since the start of the uprising, a report by three former war crimes prosecutors says.

The investigators examined thousands of images of dead prisoners reportedly smuggled out of Syria by a defector.

The BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports.

  • 21 Jan 2014
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