Prisoners in Syria

Since the first days of the Syrian uprising, the Syrian authorities have been arresting thousands of citizens. Arrests went along with the acts of...

Prisons of opinion and political activists

Abdul Akram AlSaqa: Contemporary and innovator Islamic thinker, born in Daria of Damascus governorate on 1944. Abdul-Akram Al-Sakka promoted freedom and peace without openly criticizing the...

Al Hasaka: Arbitrary Arrests Involving Entire Families by the Self-management

Arrests for Conscription or on Ethnic Basis A Self-management consisting primarily of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) and its pro-forces, the Kurdish Workers’ Party (PKK)’s...

The Syrian Regime Uses Detainees as Recruits

The Disgraceful Deal At al Suwayda Prison On April 12, major general Farouq Umran, head of the police force in al Suwayda governorate, visited al Suwyada...

Sexual Abuses inside Detention Centers

Sexual Abuses inside Detention Centers In the context of documenting the crimes committed in Syria through interviewing some of the people who experienced...

The Syrian Christian Detainees between the Government Forces’ Suppression and the...

First: Introduction The Syrian authorities detention of the civil movements’ activists: authors, politicians, media activists, aid workers, etc who form more than 90% of the...

Prisoners and the Events of Aleppo Central Prison

Central prisoner in Aleppo contain more than 4600 detainees, most of them political prisoners, human rights activists and media activists, in addition to felonies'...

Most Notable Imprisoned and Forcibly disappeared Journalists

Introduction Even before the emergence of the armed groups in the second half of 2013 and then the extremist groups in 2013, The Syrian regime...

Hay’at Tahrir Al Sham Arrests Armed Opposition Fighters and Raids Vital...

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, a new alliance emerged under the name “Hay’at Tahrir Al Sham”. The group is composed of Fateh Al Sham...

Syrian Refugees Arrested and Tortured in A’arsal during September 2014

Background information about Arsal Arsal is a village located in Lebanon – Baalbek – Beqaa governorate. Arsal is relatively isolated, it is 38 km away...

Aleppo Central Prison… between the hammer and the anvil

SNHR has issued an extensive report on 8 July, 2013 on Aleppo central prison where we shed the light on the prisoners who are...

Prisoners get executed in areas prone to break out of government...

The lives of more than 115,000 prisoners are at risk First: Introduction and Executive Summary Al-Fath Army (an alliance formed by a number of armed opposition...