A Letter to Mr. Geir O. Pedersen, the New UN Special...

By:Loey Felipe The Syrian Network for Human Rights today submitted a letter to the new UN Special Envoy, Mr. Geir O. Pedersen. The message was...

The Syrian government is using minors’ money to finance its war...

On 25 May 2014, the High Sharia judge, Mahmood Al-Marawai, announced that the Ministry of Justice is about to adapt a law to “protect...

Syria: Campaign to Free Detainees

Human Rights Coalition Opens ‘Hearts in Our Hands’ Effort (LONDON, February 12, 2015) -- The Free Syrian Voices (www.free-syrian-voices.org) coalition, today announced its “Hearts...

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 arrest of the Medic Merfat Akram in Homs city

It is not a secret anymore to anyone in the world the deteriorating humanitarian situation in hospitals and ambulatory points across Syria and its...

Most Notable Violations in October 2017

As usual with the start of every month, SNHR has released eight reports at the start of November 2017, documenting the most notable violations...

Statement on death toll in February 2013

Statement of February's toll: the death of 3774 Syrian citizens (135 citizens every day, six citizens every hour) and the death of 421 children...

SNHR is a Primary Source in the US Department of State’s...

The Bureau of Human Rights, Democracy, and Labor of the US Department of State released its annual reports on human rights practices in the...

Statement by the Special Advisers on the Prevention of Genocide and...

(New York, 12 February 2016) The Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, and the Special Adviser of the...

Everyone Works at Relief Organizations are Subjected to Torture and Arrest…...

A patrol affiliated to Military Security stormed the house of the civil engineer and the Syrian Red Crescent member Ahmad Jameel Khowailed on 17...

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...

SNHR Signs Memorandum of Understanding with International Impartial and Independent Mechanism...

Geneva - February 26, 2019: The Syrian Network for Human Rights signed a memorandum of understanding with the International Impartial and Independent Mechanism (IIIM)...