Hungary begins trial of Syrian man accused of leading IS murder brigade

F. Hassan, a 27-year-old Syrian charged with terrorism and crimes against humanity as a member of Islamic State, is escorted by the members of the Hungarian counter-terrorism unit TEK for a court hearing as his trial gets under way in Budapest, Hungary November 13, 2019. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A Hungarian court on Wednesday began the trial of a Syrian man accused of terrorism and crimes against humanity as a military leader of Islamic State near the city of Homs in 2015, saying he participated in the murders of dozens of people. The 27 year-old, identified as F. Hassan, was charged […]

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