Seven Syrians who allegedly suffered or witnessed rape and sexual abuse in detention centers under President Bashar al-Assad’s government have submitted a criminal complaint to prosecutors in Germany, an NGO supporting them said Thursday.
Syrian President Bashar Assad listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in Damascus, Syria on Jan. 7, 2020. (AP)
This picture taken on March 12, 2020 shows an aerial view of the town of Afis, which has sustained widespread destruction due to heavy fighting and air-strikes by pro-Syrian regime forces, in the northwestern Idlib province. (AFP)