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Human Rights in SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Egypt: 'We cannot live here any more': Refugees from Syria in ...
17 October 2013

Egypt's treatment of refugees from Syria is a violation of international law. Hundreds of women, men and children have fled conflict only to be subjected ...

Report       MDE 12/060/2013

Syria: Political activist vanishes, needs medical help: Fa'eq 'Ali ...
17 October 2013

Syrian political activist Fa'eq 'Ali Asa'd has not been seen since 7 October 2013, when he is believed to have been arrested in Damascus. He suffers ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/056/2013

Nobel peace prize: A worthy winner, but much remains to be ...
11 October 2013

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has been awarded the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Syria: Torture fears for Kurdish rights activist: Juwan Abd ...
4 October 2013

Kurdish rights activist Juwan Abd Rahman Khaled has been detained in conditions amounting to enforced disappearance since his arrest on 3 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/055/2013

Syria: One year on, fears abound over health of disappeared ...
2 October 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. FEATURE. AI index: MDE 24/053/2013. 2 October 2013. Syria: One year on, fears abound ...

PressItem       MDE 24/053/2013

Syria: One year on, fears abound over health of disappeared ...
2 October 2013

It's been a year since Khalil Ma'touq disappeared. The eminent human rights lawyer and his colleague Mohammed Thatha are being held in conditions ...

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UN Security Council: Syria vote must not be another missed ...
27 September 2013

Today's UN Security Council vote on a new Syria resolution must not be another wasted opportunity that lets down the victims of war crimes and crimes ...

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Amnesty International | UN Security Council: Syria vote must ...
27 September 2013

Today's UN Security Council vote on a new Syria resolution must not be another wasted opportunity that lets down the victims of war crimes and crimes ...

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Syria: Words of support from world leaders won't help Syrian ...
25 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. OPINION PIECE. AI index: MDE 24/052/2013. 25 September 2013. Words of support from world ...

PressItem       MDE 24/052/2013

Egypt: Over 150 refugees from Syria detained
20 September 2013

The refugees are being detained in Egypt following an attempt to leave Egypt by boat. The group includes an unaccompanied nine-year-old boy. Under ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/055/2013