Silenced at 'the university of whispers,' an Assad prison survivor can now tell his story

Channel: PBS NewsHour
Published: 03/20/2019 01:09 AM

Syrian teen Omar Alshogre was arrested and jailed for participating in a protest. He survived three years of torture in a compound referred to as “the university of whispers” because its prisoners were forbidden to speak. After fleeing to Turkey and then Sweden, Alshogre is finally able to share...

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