Political Prisoners in Tartous Central Prison on Hunger Strike For their...

Political prisoners in Tartous Central Prison have started an open hunger strike since the beginning of March. SNHR fears their health and life amid...

Confined, Abused and Instrumentalised: Detention of Women in Syria

When Syrian men and women peacefully took to the street in early 2011 to demand democratic reforms, they were met with escalating repression, including...

Military Security Branch in Homs kills dozens every death under torture...

Syrian Network for Human Rights documented at least 2571 Syrian citizens have been tortured to death after detention in all of Syrian Governorates including...

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...

ISIL’s Torture and Detention Centers

“The Black Bottom” SNHR issued ''The Black Bottom'' report regarding ISIL's torture and detention centers in Syria. The report stated that ISIL had established secret or...

Report on the Most Notable Cases of Arbitrary Arrest and Enforced...

No fewer than 95,056 individuals have been documented as being still forcibly disappeared at the hands of the parties to the conflict in Syria...

The Syrian Holocaust Branch 215

Security branches in Syria is still torturing the prisoners in the most horrible and brutal ways possible. This systematic daily torturing causes the death...

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...

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...

Secret Detention Centers in Syria

Der Shmiel camp Introduction With the accumulating, ceaseless widespread, and systematic arrests and detentions is continuing at the hands of government forces (The army, security forces,...

Sexual Abuse: “A Scar of a Lifetime” Rape in Syrian...

I- Introduction: SNHR documented the rape of seven women in Hama State Security Branch. In previous reports we discussed different violations committed against Syrian...

Forced Disappearance in Syria

Gone Without a Trace Introduction Since the beginning of the popular uprising in March 2011, detention and forced “disappearances” have occurred on a daily, and increasing,...