The oil weapon in Syria

Introduction: According to several defected Syrian officials, the Syrian regime doesn’t include oil revenues in the state budget, however, it were rather seized by the...

Ghuwayran Neighborhood Caught between Fires of Government and Kurd Self-Management Forces

I- Introduction: Ghuwayran neighborhood is located in the south-east of Al Hassaka City and its population is estimated to be more than 80 thousand...

Waiting the Security Council

SNHR is an independent human rights organization that is not affiliated to any party or political side. SNHR has been documenting human rights violations,...

The Syrian Regime Impedes the Syrian Red Crescent

Zakia town is a small town in western Ghouta, it is located about 30 km to the southwest of Damascus suburbs. Its rugged nature...

The Syrian regime’s settlements with the residents of Homs is either...

The Syrian regime started putting the settlements it agreed on with the besieged residents of Homs inside Old Homs city into effect in March...

The Syrian Refugees at the Jordanian Borders

Ar-Rwayshed border crossing is considered an unofficial crossing and it was named after the same name of the border city of Ar-Rwayshed in Jordan...

2014 World Cup and Syrian Athletes

The Syrian regime’s torturing machine doesn’t distinguish between athletes, journalists, workers, artists as it threatens anyone who stands up against the Syrian regime. In...

The Syrian Refugees and World Refugee Day

Introduction : In 2001, the United Nations General Assembly decided that 20 June would be celebrated as World Refugee Day. On this day the sufferings...

Government Forces Are Destroying the schools

It was noticed by SNHR the wide targeting of the educational structures by government forces using either barrel bombs or guided missiles. SNHR documented...

Targeting Markets by the Syrian Regime

Governments forces have been targeting residential neighborhood, which tens of have been destroyed completely. However, since shelling these areas are not killing a large...

Medics are decreasing in Syria

The international humanitarian law gives special consideration to the medical personnel. However it was a high priority for SNHR to document violation against the...

Targeting a line of four thousand people

Targeting a line of four thousand people Al-Yarmouk camp, the largest Palestinian camp in Syria, is located about 10KM away from the center of...