A satellite view of part of the Saydnaya prison complex near Damascus, Syria is seen in a still image from a video briefing provided by the US State Department on May 15, 2017. The US believes a crematorium at the prison is building bodies of people executed in the prison. Photo: Department of State handout via Reuters A satellite view of part of the Saydnaya prison complex near Damascus, Syria is seen in a still image from a video briefing provided by the US State Department on May 15, 2017. The US believes a crematorium at the prison is building bodies of people executed in the prison. Photo: Department of State handout via Reuters
A satellite view of part of the Saydnaya prison complex near Damascus, Syria is seen in a still image from a video briefing provided by the US State Department on May 15, 2017. The US believes a crematorium at the prison is building bodies of people executed in the prison. Photo: Department of State handout via Reuters

US accuses Syria of burning bodies in crematorium to hide evidence of mass killings

A satellite view of part of the Saydnaya prison complex near Damascus, Syria is seen in a still image from a video briefing provided by the US State Department on May 15, 2017. The US believes a crematorium at the prison is building bodies of people executed in the prison. Photo: Department of State handout via Reuters A satellite view of part of the Saydnaya prison complex near Damascus, Syria is seen in a still image from a video briefing provided by the US State Department on May 15, 2017. The US believes a crematorium at the prison is building bodies of people executed in the prison. Photo: Department of State handout via Reuters
A satellite view of part of the Saydnaya prison complex near Damascus, Syria is seen in a still image from a video briefing provided by the US State Department on May 15, 2017. The US believes a crematorium at the prison is building bodies of people executed in the prison. Photo: Department of State handout via Reuters
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