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...

The Presidential amnesty in Syria 694 were released out of 215,000...

A- 31 were released from Adra prison; 19 of whom were released but weren’t included in the presidential amnesty as they were released upon...

The Prolonged Pain

The Crime of Enforced-Disappearance is most Rampant in Syria, nearly 75,000 Individuals are Forcibly Disappeared SNHR has published a report entitled: “The Prolonged Pain” in...

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...

Hama Prison 2016 on the pace of Sidnaya Prison 2008

Fears threats the life of 762 detainees in the Hama Central Prison I. Introduction and the Executive Summary: Hama Central Prison have witnessed several protests by...

The Syrian Regime Records Forcibly Disappeared Persons as Dead in Civil...

Around 82,000 Syrian Citizens Are Forcibly Disappeared at the hands of the Syrian Regime Families whose members have fallen a victim to the crime of...

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...

No less than 95,000 Forcibly-Disappeared Persons in Syria since March 2011

A Tunnel with no End BY: Gregory Bull / Associated Press Since the start of the popular uprising, the Syrian regime has made sure to disappear...

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...

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...

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...