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Latest update : 2012-07-26

Syria's torture victims speak out

Victims of torture at the hands of the Syrian regime's security apparatus have been flooding into neighbouring Jordan. Some agreed to speak out, albeit anonymously for fear of reprisals against their families back in Syria. Many activists have suffered physical and psychological abuse at the hands of their jailers. Gallagher Fenwick went to speak to some of the victims at a treatment centre in Jordan.

By Gallagher Fenwick

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