Jaish al-Islam’s ‘Prison of Repentance’ uncovered in Syria’s Douma


DOUMA, Syria – The terrorist group Jaish al-Islam’s notorious Al-Tawba ‘Prison of Repentance’ was fortified with high barracks and linked with a number of underground tunnels, footage filmed in Douma on Thursday apparently reveals.

The prison was used not only used by Jaish al-Islam as the headquarters for its leaders but also a place for interrogation and torture.

Jaish al-Islam often used the prison for pro-government supporters and minorities such as the Alawites.

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This is because they are a Salafi fundamentalist group that is supported and backed by Saudi Arabia.


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