WORLD · SCIENCE · POLITICS
May 12, 201923 min read, 4570 words
Published: May 12, 2019 | 23 min read, 4570 words
Syrian security officers hung Muhannad Ghabbash from his wrists for hours, beat him bloody, shocked him with electricity and stuck a gun in his mouth.Mr. Ghabbash, a law student from Aleppo, repeatedly confessed his actual offense: organizing peaceful antigovernment protests. But...