British doctor's sister: 'He was killed by the Syrian secret service'

Dec 18, 2013, 12:11 PM

The Syrian government has told the BBC that Abbas Khan's family can send a team of doctors, of their own choice, to Damascus to carry out an independent autopsy. Mr Khan, a British doctor, was found dead in his prison cell yesterday after being arrested and detained more than a year ago. The Syrian regime claim he committed suicide. Victoria speaks to his younger sister Sara Khan.