Child Tortured to Death-Syria


Child Tortured to Death-Syria

(WARNING-HIGHLY GRAPHIC) The United Nations comments and investigates the allegations of torture of children by Syrian Security forces cracking down on protesters.

Hamza al-Khateeb, a 13 year old teen from Daraa in southern Syria was allegedly picked up by Syrian security forces during a protest he attended with his father in the Syrian town. A month later, his body was returned battered and shot-up.


Language: English

Year of Production: 2011

Length: 3 mins

Country: Syrian Arab Republic


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  • Muhamed Sacirbey UNTV


  • Susan Sacirbey