Syrian intelligence officer is convicted of crimes against humanity, gets life in prison in landmark German trial – The Washington Post

Syrian intelligence officer is convicted of crimes against humanity, gets life in prison in landmark German trial  The Washington PostSyrian colonel guilty of murder, rape and torture in ‘Hell on Earth’ jail – BBC News  BBC NewsFirst Trial for Syrian State Atrocities Yields Guilty Verdict in Germany  The New York TimesSyrian survivors cling to hope Raslan case will mark end of regime’s impunity  The GuardianA Syrian colonel is jailed for life in a first torture trial for the Assad regime. It’s one step in a ‘long path to justice,’ say victims’ families  CNN