A picture taken on July 1, 2020 shows a view of an installation by Syrian artist Khaled Barakeh titled "The Muted Demonstration" which consists of structures dressed in clothes that belong to Syrian activists currently residing in diaspora, in Koblenz on the sidelines of a trial on state-sponsored torture in Syria. The artist goal is to shed light on the efforts of Syrians in their search for justice through an artwork that takes the form of a demonstration. The trial in Koblenz against two Syrian alleged former intelligence officers accused for crimes against humanity, is the first trial of its kind to emerge from the Syrian conflict. - RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION - TO ILLUSTRATE THE EVENT AS SPECIFIED IN THE CAPTION
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‘Mute’ by Khaled Barakeh, a conceptual artist and activist from Damascus living in Berlin. AFP

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