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Alessandria Masi

Alessandria Masi

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Alessandria is the managing editor of Syria Deeply. She is a native of Montreal, Canada and lives in Beirut.

Articles

How Amnesty uncovered ‘a universe of degradation’ at Saydnaya Prison

How Amnesty uncovered ‘a universe of degradation’ at Saydnaya Prison

By — February 22, 2017
Earlier this month, Amnesty released a report detailing allegations of government-sanctioned abuses in the two buildings of Saydnaya military prison outside of Damascus, between 2011 and 2015. The findings show a systematic policy of mass executions, torture and deprivation of food, water, medicine and medical care, which could amount to war crimes and crimes against humanity. more »