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The War in Syria: Survivors of regime prisons speak to TRT World

Human rights groups say on average, 300 people died in Syria's prisons every month during the worst of the conflict. An analysis between 2011 and the end of 2015 suggest that 18,000 prisoners have died, many after enduring torture. Some of those were imprisoned simply for protesting the regime. TRT World's ''Off the Grid'' programme has gained rare access to men and women who survived years of torture inside Syria's prisons. And a warning, some of the images in this next piece, are disturbing.

Syrian woman talks about abuse and torture in Assad regime prison

Syrian woman talks about abuse and torture in Assad regime prison

Women convoy to support Syria's female prisoners

Women convoy to support Syria's female prisoners

Surviving Bashar al Assad’s Campaign of Torture

Surviving Bashar al Assad’s Campaign of Torture

Off The Grid - Syria’s Slaughterhouses

Off The Grid - Syria’s Slaughterhouses

Photos and Video Show Greece Militarising Aegean Islands Close to Türkiye’s Bodrum

Photos and Video Show Greece Militarising Aegean Islands Close to Türkiye’s Bodrum

Protests Erupt After Tunisia’s President Says Islam Will Not Be State Religion

Protests Erupt After Tunisia’s President Says Islam Will Not Be State Religion

What Will Turkiye and Saudi Arabia’s ‘New Era of Co-operation’ Look Like?

What Will Turkiye and Saudi Arabia’s ‘New Era of Co-operation’ Look Like?

World Bank Says Turkiye Can Save Nearly $150 Billion if It Acts on Climate Change

World Bank Says Turkiye Can Save Nearly $150 Billion if It Acts on Climate Change

World Food Programme Halts Food Aid to South Sudan Due to Lack of Funds

World Food Programme Halts Food Aid to South Sudan Due to Lack of Funds

Could Israel and Egypt Become Major Gas Exporters to Europe?

Could Israel and Egypt Become Major Gas Exporters to Europe?

India Faces Huge Backlash Over BJP Official’s Remarks

India Faces Huge Backlash Over BJP Official’s Remarks

D-8 Organization Celebrating its 25th Anniversary in Istanbul

D-8 Organization Celebrating its 25th Anniversary in Istanbul

Normalisation Process Between Türkiye And Egypt Going Forward

Normalisation Process Between Türkiye And Egypt Going Forward

Is Iran Losing Its Influence in the Region?

Is Iran Losing Its Influence in the Region?

German Intelligence Report Says PKK Is the Biggest Foreign Extremist Group On Its Soil

German Intelligence Report Says PKK Is the Biggest Foreign Extremist Group On Its Soil

Russia’s Foreign Minister Lavrov Visits Türkiye to Discuss Ukraine Grain Corridor

Russia’s Foreign Minister Lavrov Visits Türkiye to Discuss Ukraine Grain Corridor

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