UGANDA: SNHR takes part in GAAMAC III

Uganda, May 23-25, 2018: SNHR took part in the third Global Meeting for the Global Action Against Mass Atrocity Crimes initiative (GAAMAC III). A...

The UN General Assembly Should Exclude the Syrian Regime from the...

To this day, the UN General Assembly continues to open its doors to Syrian regime representatives, including the incumbent Syrian Foreign Minister, Walid Muallem,...

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...

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...

Alawite Opposition Figures are being arrested and tortured and their lives...

SNHR fears for of the Alawites opposition activists: Mr. Ali Rahmoun and Mr. Abd Al Aziz Al Khair as they are being subjected to...

The killing of James Foley and the Syrian media hell

On 19 August, Human Rights and media activists in Syria and across the world were devastated after IS published a video entitled: “A message...

47 Forced Recruitment Cases Recorded in Jabla in One Day

On Friday 12 December, about 200 government forces soldiers surrounded Al-Fayd neighborhood, located in Jabla city. Government forces surrounded the neighborhood from the seaside,...

Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect: UN Security Council Vetoes...

By: Picture-alliance/Zuma Press. Yesterday, 16 November, for the tenth time since Syria’s civil war began, Russia vetoed a draft resolution at the UN Security Council...

Most Notable Violations in July 2017

Syrian Regime Forces and International Coalition Forces Lead a most Vicious Military Campaign in the East Region SNHR has released eight reports with the start...

689 Media Workers Killed in Syria Since the Start of the...

No One Has been Held to Account On the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists, SNHR said that violations against Syria’s workers...

Death toll in June 2013

2588 victims Syrian citizens were killed; including 924 armed rebel, 1664 civilian, 267 children, 193 women , and 198 tortured to death including 4...

Arrest of the Media Activist Omer Aziz

A media activist, was born in Al Amara neighborhood in Damascus, married and father of three girls and a boy. He was arrested by the...