After years in jail without trial or hope, Syria’s hunger strikers fight for justice

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Political prisoners forgotten by the world protest on behalf of hundreds of thousands detained or ‘disappeared’

In the shaky mobile phone video, around a dozen men with grim faces stand in silence, their arms above their heads holding placards. The corridor’s yellow light reveals exposed wires and damp, peeling paint.

The protesters are detainees at Hama central prison: some were arrested during Syria’s peaceful Arab Spring protests in 2011 and have been held without trial since.

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