Syrian doctor arrested in Germany for 'crimes against humanity': prosecutor

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Syrian doctor arrested in Germany for 'crimes against humanity': prosecutor

:A Syrian doctor living in Germany has been arrested on suspicion of carrying out crimes against humanity at a military hospital in his war-torn country of origin, prosecutors said Monday.

The suspect, named as Alaa M., is accused of having "tortured a detainee ... in at least two cases" while working at a prison run by Syrian intelligence services in 2011, said German federal prosecutors in a statement.(AFP/APP)