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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

International Observers Convey Targeted in Daraa

SNHR was informed through its members in Daraa governorate that the international observers convey in Daraa was targeted at approximately 11:44 AM during their...