Self-management forces Escalate its Arbitrary Arrests and Oppression of Freedoms in...

European States must Review Policies in Supporting Parties that violate Basic Human Rights Since the beginning of August, SNHR has recorded an alarming escalation in...

Detainee Sara Al-Alaou has been Forcibly-Disappeared by Syrian Authorities in Adra...

Sara Al-Alaou was forced to confess that she practiced sexual jihad Enforced-disappearance is still a systematic policy that the Syrian authorities enforce in a widespread...

The Power struggles in Kafr Nobul City Encourages Arbitrary Arrests

Since mid-May of this year, SNHR documented several cases of arbitrary arrests; and that of employees who work in the service area in the...

The Syrian Regime Recruits Civilians in Regions under its Control

1217 Arrests Aiming to Recruit Civilians In November 2015, Syrian forces distributed lists that contained the names of tens of thousands of individuals for forced...

Mazin Darwish transfered from Damascus central prison to an undisclosed place

The Syrian authorities have transferred the journalist and human rights activist Mazin Darwish from Damascus central prison -Adra prison-, where he was previously being...

Release Khalil Ma’touq Immediately, Unconditionally

(Geneva October 2, 2014) – The Syrian government should immediately and unconditionally free the prominent human rights lawyer Khalil Ma’touq and his colleague Mohamed...

The Syrian regime Releases Three Women and Five Men for a...

After nearly two months of negotiations between the Syrian regime, represented by the minister of justice, governor of Damascus, and “Al-Bustan Association” (An association...

Dr. Jalal Noufal and imprisonment during Hafez Al-Assad era and Bashar...

Jalal Noufal, psychiatrist, was arrested from 1983 until 1991 for affiliating to a leftist party. During Bashar Al-Assad’s rule, Dr. Jalal was arrested again...

The Syrian chess champion is forcibly disappeared inside the Syrian regime...

Dr. Ranya Al-Abbasi, born in 1970, is a dentist who started playing chess since she was a little girl. She was Syria’s and the...

Condemnation of Sentencing a journalist in Syria to 15 years by...

Government forces arrested the journalist Bilal Ahmad Bilal, graduated from Faculty of Media since July 2011. He was born in 1984 and a father...

Journalist and human rights defender Kamal Sheikho arrested

He was arrested by government forces in Aleppo then he was transferred to Damascus. SNHR notes that the detainee Kamal Shaikh Jamil is subjected to...

Bring back our mother Mariam, a documented report on the abduction...

On 19 May a patrol of the Syrian Air force in civilian and military outfits stormed a photocopy center in Ibn Seana Street in...