Middle East

Detainees in Homs spurned by regime and rebels alike

A Syrian rebel fighter who surrendered to the government during the siege of Homs sits in front of graffiti reading in Arabic "Bashar [al-Assad], nothing else" at the Al-Andalous school turned into a detention center on May 13, 2014 in the city of Homs. (AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on May 20, 2014, on page 8.




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