Report blames Syrian regime for torture

UN ambassadors view graphic photographs of dead Syrians said to be evidence of war crimes by Assad government.

    A report by a group of international lawyers and prosecutors has found evidence of what it says is systematic torture by the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad. At the request of France, members of the UN Security Council viewed graphic pictures in a closed session on Tuesday.

    Al Jazeera's Omar al Saleh reports.

    Warning: some of the images in this report might be disturbing.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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