The High Commissioner Publishes an Updated List of Deaths in the...

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has published yesterday the fourth update of the deaths list in Syria,...

Syrian Network for Human Rights apologizes as it won’t be able...

Syrian Network for Human Rights apologizes as it won’t be able to display the 50,000 victims-board in the sit-in that was organized to commemorate...

On the anniversary of Ghouta massacre: SNHR is organizing a sit-in...

SNHR will be organizing a one-hour sit-in in front of the Syrian Embassy in Amman on the first-year anniversary of the largest massacre in...

First year anniversary of Ghouta chemical attack

Before the massacre The Syrian regime used gases likely to be poison 28 times. The first one of which were on 23 December, 2012 where...

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...

IS might perpetrate retaliatory massacres in Der Ezzor

What is more dangerous is that IS has issued a 24 hours cautionary notice where it said that all the residents of the rebellious...

Faten Fawwaz from a Ph.D. in Physics and Atomic science to...

SNHR has previously published several statements about Dr. Faten Fawwaz being imprisoned by the Syrian authorities. Nevertheless, most recently, Dr. Faten Fawwaz was transferred...

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...

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...

Dropping of Euphrates River Water Level Threatening thousands of residents

SNHR is following the effects of the dropping of Euphrates River water level on the Syrian side starting from Jarables, a border city with...

The Presidential Decree is Meaningless

109 cases of arrest including seven women were documented within a week of the decree After a general amnesty decree was issued by Bashar Al-Assad...

Cutting off water in Al-Hajar Al-Aswad neighborhood threatens the lives of...

The water in Al-Hajar Al-Aswad in the capital Damascus has been suddenly and completely cut off since 2 June, 2014 by the Syrian government....