A woman who spent months in Syrian prisons talks about the systematic humiliation, beatings and electric shock treatments she witnessed - and experienced herself.
Raed Fares survived previous attempts on his life, as well as kidnappings and torture. But the citizen journalist and his colleague Hamod Jnaid have been gunned down in Idlib province.
A confidential report by Germany's Foreign Ministry deems it unsafe to send people back to Syria, according to media outlets. A moratorium on the deportation of Syrians is set to expire in December.
A German court has ruled against the decision to deport a terrorist suspect to Tunisia, citing torture concerns. Despite Arab Spring reforms, experts say Tunisian authorities must do more to address human rights abuses.
She escaped from a living hell: Nadia Murad gives a face to the thousands of Yazidi women who were raped by members of IS. Her efforts to end sexual violence as a weapon in war earned her the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize.
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