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Syrian opposition is using same methods of torture as Syrian government, report finds

Syrian opposition is using same methods of torture as Syrian government, report finds

Those who rose up against the Syrian government in 2011 celebrated when armed groups pushed its forces out of parts of the country’s north. 

But the relief was short-lived. Since 2012, jihadists and rebels have carried out a “chilling wave of abductions, torture and summary killings” that often echoed the heavy-handed ways of government security forces, according to a report released this week by the monitoring group Amnesty International.

The report focused on five opposition...

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