Syria: Further information on fear of torture/Incommunicado detention/health concern/unfair trial/possible prisoner of conscience. Riad Drar al-Hamood (m)
Civil society activist Riad Drar al-Hamood, who is facing trial before the Supreme State Security Court (SSSC) on charges of "inciting sectarian strife", belonging to a "secret organization" and "publishing false news", has had his case adjourned until 5 March 2006. He was first brought before the court on 4 December 2005. His case has now been adjourned twice.