AFP: BEIRUT: Documents and torture equipment found in
Syrian security buildings in rebel-held Raqa show detainees were tortured when President Bashar
al-Assad's regime held sway over the city, Human Rights Watch said on
A team of researchers working for HRW toured Raqa in northern
Syria in April, a month after the city fell into rebel hands, and found the incriminating evidence,
the New York-based watchdog said in a statement.