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...

SNHR condemns seven pool square / Damascus explosion and demands neutral...

A terrorist explosion took place in the area between seven pool square and Shahbander in the capital Damascus on Monday noon 8/4/2013 ,...

SNHR sound the alarm on humanitarian crises in south Damascus

Syrian Government's Armed Forces has escalated its brutal military campaign against southern neighborhoods of the capital Damascus during the last few days, where they...

Syrian Regime Has Carried Out 207 Attacks Using Chemical Weapons, 174...

Attempting to Rehabilitate the Criminal is a Direct Involvement in the Crime Today, The Syrian people remembers one of the most atrocious incidents in modern...

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...

Most Notable Violations of Human Rights in Syria in February 2018

As usual with the start of every month, SNHR released eight reports at the start of March 2018, documenting the most notable violations that...

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...

The Deaths of 100 Victims in Aleppo in Conjunction with Incitation...

Government forces escalated their attacks on Aleppo since Friday, April 10, 2015, in conjunction with a statement through government TV from government forces ‘Mufti’...

The Syrian Regime Uses Chemical Weapons against the Residents of Douma...

An Urgent, Serious Action Has to be Taken against the Syrian Regime’s Crimes by the 193 States that Have Signed the CWC Nearly 50 days...

Safe exit must be assured for Yarmouk Palestinians

The suffering of Palestinians living in Syria’s Yarmouk camp has reached unprecedented levels and must be alleviated immediately Since mid-2013, the northern areas of...

No less than Nine Chemical Attacks since the Beginning of 2017

The Syrian Regime has Breached Security Council Resolutions 167 Times In its 4th report which was published on October 21, 2016, the OPCW-UN Joint Investigative...

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...