Syria’s Civil War has No Good Guys – ISIS Uncovers Secret Government Torture Prisons

Islamic State has released footage of Tadmor Prison, an infamous site in a Syrian city it recently captured from President Bashar Assad’s forces. The prison is in the city of Palmyra, which ISIS fighters captured last week, became known for decades of harsh treatment of prisoners under the reign of Assad’s father Hafez, and was closed in 2001. It reopened 10 years later, after the start of Syria’s civil war. Palmyra is also known for its 4,000-year-old ruin and a large number of ancient Read more […]