Al-Jazeera - The Disappeared of Syria (2016)
HDTV | 1280x664 | .MKV/AVC @ 2047 Kbps | 46min 6s | 697 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: NoneGenre: Documentary
A look at the invisible weapon of Bashar al-Assad's regime: the kidnapping and torture of tens of thousands of Syrians. When Syrians first protested in the Spring of 2011, their only weapons were banners and songs and a deep desire for freedom. Syria has been ruled by a strong, strict and often merciless regime, handed down from father to son since 1970. "We, the old guard, couldn't believe it. Protests like that? In the state of Hafez al-Assad? In Syria? For the old guard, it was impossible. Forty-five years of rule had brainwashed us.