U.S. SAYS SYRIANS HAVE BUILT CREMATORIUM NEAR PRISON
The United States has evidence the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has built a crematorium near the site of its Sednaya prison, a State Department official said on Monday.
Stuart Jones, the acting assistant secretary for Near Eastern Affairs, said the crematorium could be used to dispose of bodies near a prison where tens of thousands of people have been detained during the country’s 6-year-old civil war.
Jones also said the United States has “reason to be skeptical” about a deal to set up “de-escalation zones” brokered by Russia during ceasefire talks in the Kazakh capital Astana last week.
Source: National News Agencyhttps://syrianewsgazette.com/u-s-says-syrians-have-built-crematorium-near-prison/General