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Syrian rebel fighter recalls torture inside ISIS prison

Publication: Al-Monitor

GAZIANTEP, Turkey — A young Syrian rebel fighter recounts the horrific experience of spending more than three months imprisoned by the radical Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS).

It had been 20 days since Mohammed’s arrival in Turkey, after having spent more than three grueling months inside prisons run by the notorious Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) in Syria. Mohammed, 20, came to Gaziantep from the Syrian town of Al-Bab in Aleppo province, where ISIS has imposed a strict interpretation of Sharia Continue reading Syrian rebel fighter recalls torture inside ISIS prison