YouTube Removes Dramatic Video of Syrian Rebel Attack on Aleppo Prison




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A dramatic video of a Syrian rebel attack on an Aleppo prison was posted to YouTube on Thursday, but in the early afternoon on Friday, YouTube removed it for violating the site’s policy on violence.

The video contained 46 minutes of footage, presumably from the Feb. 6 assault on the Aleppo central prison, showing various scenes of the attack. A British man, reportedly of Pakistani decent and named Abdul Waheed Majid, could be seen in the video, standing next to a truck in which, a few minutes later, he would die in a suicide mission Read more…

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