Free Prominent Rights Defenders

(Geneva, September 5, 2014) –The Syrian government should immediately and unconditionally release the arbitrarily detained human rights defender Mazen Darwish and his colleagues Hani...

Joint Statement: Syrians Tell UN Investigators: Expose Russian and Iranian War...

Syrians urge UN investigators not to cede to pressure to stay silent on Russia’s and Iran’s brutal and illegal actions in Aleppo On Wednesday 11...

The arrest of Fatima Saed

Fatima was not there to receive the news of her amazing success when the results of the general secondary exams in 2012 were announced...

141 Syrian Civil Society Organisations Urge for Unhindered Humanitarian Access and...

Amid ongoing indiscriminate attacks against civilians in Daraa, Raqqa and across Syria, and as Syrians under siege suffer their longest wait for humanitarian...

call to neutralize civilians, in particular children and women, and cease...

Even though they are not directly involved in the fight, most of the war victims were women and children as they were experienced death,...

Syrian activists on hunger strike to protest violations in Lebanon

The undersigned organisations express full support to Syrian activists currently on hunger strike around the world to expose human rights violations, reported acts of...

Joint Statement: Syria Cessation of Hostilities Welcome: Humanitarian Aid Desperately Needed

A statement from 101 Syrian, regional and international humanitarian and human rights organisations on Syria’s Cessation of Hostilities This week’s cessation of hostilities agreement negotiated...

Chemical Attacks Continue in Syria – So Does Global Inaction

On the anniversary of the Ghouta chemical attack that left more than 1,100 dead in 2013, Syrian civil society remind the world that the...

As Ceasefire Violations Mount, Syrian Human Rights Defenders Demand UN-led Monitoring...

Syria’s ceasefire risks coming undone, Syrian human rights monitors warn, if urgent action is not taken to ensure adequate enforcement and to establish...

Syria: Fears for Life of Free Expression Advocate

Bassel Khartabil, in Undiscloed Location, May Face Death Sentence (Beirut, November 20, 2015) - Bassel Khartabil, a defender of freedom expression being held in conditions...

Syrian Civil Society Demands Enforcement As Ceasefire Violations Mount in Syria

One week into Syria’s peace talks, the number of reported violations of international humanitarian law is surging – threatening to undermine peace talks....

Syria: Renewed calls for Bassel Khartabil’s release on 4th anniversary of...

(DATE) Syria’s authorities should reveal the whereabouts of Bassel Khartabil, a software developer and free speech activist, and release him immediately, 31 organizations...