The US accuses the Syrian government of mass murder of thousands of prisoners. The administration trump claims that, according to intelligence reports, the bodies of prisoners are burned in large crematoria erected in the vicinity of the Syrian capital.
In a statement posted may 15 on the website of the state Department, said that the Assad regime supported by Russia and Iran «demonstrated a new level of baseness and depravity.» It says Stuart Jones, acting assistant Secretary of state for middle Eastern Affairs.
According to information given by publication Exampe, in a military prison «Sayedna», a 45-minute drive from Damascus, daily executed up to fifty prisoners. The crematorium used to destroy the bodies of hanged, and thus hide the traces of their crimes.
The state Department published earlier pictures taken via satellite, indicating that the building of the prison complex modified for the crematorium.
Prison complex «Sayedna» black-listed human rights organizations Amnesty International and was awarded the epithet «the human slaughterhouse». According to human rights activists, in the period from 2011 to 2015, there were executed no less than 13,000 people.