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...

Joint Statement: Syria: Free Human Rights Lawyer Khalil Ma’touq Held for...

Renewed calls for Khalil Ma’touq’s release on 4th anniversary of detention (Geneva, New York, October 04, 2016) – Syria should immediately release the Human Rights...

Syria: Human rights organizations mark birthday of Razan Zaitouneh with renewed...

(Geneva, 28 April 2015) - To mark the 38th birthday (on April 29) of missing human rights defender and lawyer Razan Zaitouneh, head of...

Human Rights Defenders in the Middle East and North Africa Call...

We, the undersigned, are a group of activists working in the field of human rights in the Middle East and North Africa region. We...

Free Prominent Rights Defenders

(New York, May 27, 2014) – A prominent human rights defender and three of her colleagues believed to be in the custody of an...

Syria: Disclose Whereabouts of Detained Freedom of Expression Advocate

Release Bassel Khartabil Held Unfairly since 2012 (October 7, 2015) – Syria’s authorities should immediately reveal the whereabouts of Bassel Khartabil, a software developer and...

Joint Statement: UN Must Monitor Syria Ceasefire, Syrian Activists Warn, as...

The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) today released a new report, Rain of Fire, documenting 78 cases of incendiary weapons use by...

Progress on Syria’s Detainee File is Critical for Peace in Syria:...

Syrian civil society groups are calling on all parties to the Syrian conflict to release arbitrarily-held detainees ahead of the next round of...

Syrian Civil Society Demand Progress on Syria’s Detainee File

As Syria peace talks resume, Syrians urge US, Russia and Jordan to include the release of almost 107,000 detainees as part of the Ceasefire...

Joint Statement: It is the Syrians Who Write Their Constitution

To: TE Syrian negotiating parties TE Ministers of The International Syria Support Group (ISSG) HE Antonio Guterres, United Nations Secretary General HE Staffan Di Mistura, United Nations...

Syria: Joint appeal to help free Syrian human rights defender Razan...

On 29 April, human rights groups worldwide are marking the birthday of Syrian human rights defender Razan Zaitouneh, who will be spending it in...

Syrians to ISSG: Bring Leverage to Geneva or Peace Talks Will...

Photo By: REUTERS/Denis Balibouse As Syrians embark on a new round of peace talks in Geneva, Syrian activists are demanding that the International Syria...