Listen to the interview of a survivor from one of the dreaded secret prisons in Syria.
Ayman has now been granted asylum in Denmark. A recent report issued by the office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights finds that detainees are routinely tortured by the government of Bashar Al-Assad.
It is not possible to know how many people are being detained or how many have been tortured to death because U.N. human rights monitors are unable to enter Syria.
Podcast made by: Robin Ahrenkiel El-Tanany
Music: Kai Engel
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