818 Cases of Arbitrary Arrest in May 2014

I. Introduction and Methodology The ongoing and daily process of documenting detainees comes with additional challenges for SNHR that have been documenting detainees since 2011....

Most Prominent Victims of Torture in May 2014

Media Activists Ayman Zahar Tabash, a media activist from Ad-Dmier city in Damascus countryside. Ayman was arrested on 15 January, 2014 at a military checkpoint...

More than 44 Massacres Committed in May 2014

32 amongst which were pretreated by government forces I- Executive Summary: SNHR documented not less than 44 massacres that were committed in May 2014, detailed...

Most Significant Violations against Media Activists in May 2014

As the Syrian crisis continuously escalating, the void of the media scene in Syria are getting bigger where the media field is losing daily...

The Death Toll for May 2014

SNHR has documented the killing of 3204 people during May divided as follows: First: Government Forces   SNHR has documented the killing of 179 civilians by...

No less than 886 Cases of Arbitrary Arrest in April 2014

I. Introduction The ongoing and daily process of documenting detainees comes with additional challenges for SNHR that have been documenting detainees since 2011. One of...

World Press Freedom Day in Syria

The most horrible violations and crimes against journalists and media activists are still being perpetrated by various armed sides, which emerged in the last...

Most Notable Cases of Torture to Death inside Syrian Regime Detention...

Executive summary: No less than 164 individuals were tortured to death at the hands of government forces inside the official and non-official detention centers. While...

Not Less than 39 Massacres Committed in April 2014

I- Executive Summary SNHR documented not less than 39 massacres committed in April 2014, detailed as follows: A- Government forces (army, security forces, local militias,...

The Death Toll for April 2014

SNHR has documented the killing of 3397 people during April divided as follows: First: Government Forces   SNHR has documented the killing of 1851 civilians by...

No less than 994 Cases of Arbitrary Arrest in March 2014

I. Introduction The ongoing and daily process of documenting detainees comes with additional challenges for SNHR that have been documenting detainees since 2011. One of...

The most prominent cases of Torture in March 2014

176 Victims have been tortured to death this month on the hands of the Syrian government inside its detention centers across Syria; March had...