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Dutch police arrest Syrian immigrant accused of war crimes and ties to pro-Assad militias

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A man walks through rubble in Ariha, Syria, on Jan. 30, 2020. The attack, believed to have been carried out by Russian warplanes backing a Syrian government offensive, also put a local hospital out of service, opposition activists and a rescue service said. Ghaith Alsayed/AP Photo
Dutch authorities arrested a Syrian asylum-seeker accused of war crimes on Tuesday.
Police said they received a tip in 2020 about the man, accused of being part of a pro-Assad militia.
In January, German authorities convicted two former Syrian officials using the same legal mechanism.
Dutch authorities arrested a...
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