SYRIA: MAKE HUMAN RIGHTS THE PRIORITY OF GENEVA TALKS

ENDING UNLAWFUL ATTACKS, ACCESS TO AID, DETAINEE RIGHTS, JUSTICE & THE SECURITY SECTOR REFORM (Geneva, February 21, 2017) – Participants in the February 23, 2017...

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...

Activists Not Released Despite Amnesty

(New York, July 18, 2014) – Scores of civil society activists, human rights defenders, media and humanitarian workers remain in arbitrary detention in Syria...

Syrian Civil Society Call for Credible Syrian-Led Political Process for Syria

169 Syrian Civil Society Organisations Urge for Political Transition to Remain focus of Geneva Talks By: Salvatore Di Nolfi/Pool Photo via AP In a 2...

Syria: No Word on Activist’s Whereabouts

Bassel Khartabil Transferred to Undisclosed Location on October 3 (Beirut, November 4, 2015) – Syria’s authorities have yet to disclose the whereabouts of Bassel Khartabil,...

Syrian Civil Society: To Succeed, Syrian Peace Talks Must Reflect Concerns...

photo By: Philippe Desmazes/AFP   - Today, Syrian civil society representatives arrived in Geneva to make clear that all parties to the conflict attending the...

Female detainees in Adra prison start open hunger strike SNHR have...

SHNR informed that the women in the department of deposit of Adra central prison in Damascus have decided, on 1 July 2013, to start...

Syria: No word on four abducted activists

A year on, no information on Douma Four The prominent Syrian human rights defenders Razan Zaitouneh, Samira Khalil, Wa’el Hamada and Nazem Hamadi – the...

Euro-Med and Syrian Network Urge PA To Investigate Al-Safadi’s Execution

The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SN4HR) and the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor sent a letter to the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas today,...

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....

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,...