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March 27, 2012

Suzanne Nossel, Executive Director of Amnesty International USA, testified this morning at the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on the human rights crisis in Syria.

March 14, 2012

A grim catalogue of torture has emerged from former detainees describing their treatment in Syria’s detention centres since the predominantly peaceful protests began in March 2011.

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March 14, 2012

Survivors and Eyewitnesses Who Escaped to Jordan Describe Consistent Pattern of Torture During Arrest and Detention, Including Severe Beatings and Sexual Violence

March 13, 2012
The scale of torture and other ill-treatment in Syria has risen to a level not witnessed for years.

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