{FD} Islamic State: Boy on life as a hostage: students tortured, beaten and hung; forced to learn the Quran.

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In April 150 students from Kobane were kidnapped by Islamic State militants, while they were on their way home from taking exams in Aleppo. Reshwan was held as hostage for four months until he was released in October. Mehrdad Farahmand from the BBC spoke to him on the Turkish side of the border, close to … Continue reading