Huge number of Syrian women can be thought to be incarcerated within the Assad regime’s prisons. Minimal is famous about their fate, but those that are able to escape inform stories of horror. DW’s Julia Hahn reports.
Torture in Syrian prisons
Syrian refugee recounts ordeal of torture
Muna Muhammad recalls every small information. The stench when you look at the cells, the pain sensation, her torturers. “He pulled a plastic that is black over my mind after which he hung me personally from the roof, mind down,” the 30-year-old states. The memory nevertheless haunts her. The guard stated he had been planning to leave her hanging through the ceiling until all her “evil thoughts land in this bag,” she recalls.