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Syria: Further information on incommunicado detention/fear of ...
23 April 2006

The Syrian authorities are reportedly about to forcibly return Mustafa Omar Abdi Malik to Somalia, in violation of Syria's obligations under international ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/033/2006

Syria: Further information on fear of torture/Incommunicado ...
3 April 2006

On 2 April, Riad Drar al-Hamood was sentenced by the Supreme State Security Court (SSSC) to five years' imprisonment on charges of belonging to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/032/2006

Syria: New crackdown on government opponents
3 April 2006

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: MDE 24/031/2006 (Public). News Service No: 087. 3 April 2006. ...

Press Release       MDE 24/031/2006

Syria: Incommunicado detention/fear of torture/prisoners of ...
30 March 2006

Journalist 'Ali al-'Abdullah, aged around 55, and his son Muhammad 'Ali al-'Abdullah were arrested on 23 March. They are reportedly held ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/028/2006

Syria: Further information on Fear of torture / incommunicado ...
30 March 2006

A further two young men, 'Omar 'Ali al-'Abdullah and Diab Sirieyeh, were arrested on 18 March 2006 by Air Force Intelligence officers in al-Asad, a suburb ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/029/2006

Syria: Further information on fear of torture
26 March 2006

Amnesty International has recently received information that Heba al-Khaled, her sister Rola al-Khaled and Nadia al-Satour were released from detention ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/027/2006

Syria / Iran: Forcible return/ Fear of torture and ill-treatment ...
16 March 2006

Six Iranian Arab men (Ali Bouazar, Kamal Nawaseri, Afnan Yousuf Azizi Bani Toruf, Salahuddin Hilali Majd Sawari, Ahmad Assadi, Jaber Obeyat), were ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/018/2007

Syria: Fear of torture/incommunicado detention/prisoner of ...
16 March 2006

Dr 'Ammar Qurabi, spokesperson for the Arab Organization for Human Rights - Syria (AOHR-S), was released on 15 March. According to reports, he ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/025/2006

Syria: Fear of torture/incommunicado detention/prisoner of ...
14 March 2006

Human rights defender Dr 'Ammar Qurabi was arrested on 12 March, on arrival at Damascus airport. He was reportedly arrested by Military Intelligence ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/024/2006

Syria: Further information on Fear of torture / incommunicado ...
7 March 2006

A further three young men have been arrested, apparently for involvement in pro-democracy activities. Maher Ibrahim, Ayham Saqr and 'Alam Fakhour ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/023/2006