Syrian teenager reportedly tortured to death | News | Al Jazeera

Syrian teenager reportedly tortured to death

New footage shows disfigured body of boy arrested in April during crackdown on protests.

    Al Jazeera has obtained footage of the disfigured body of a 15-year-old Syrian boy.

    Thamer al-Sahri was arrested in April for participating in an anti-government protest. His body was released on Wednesday.

    The video comes from a reliable source, but we are unable to independently verify it due to restrictions on journalists in the country.

    Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker reports, with a warning that viewers may find some of the images in the report disturbing.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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