UAE: Forcible return / Fear of torture and ill-treatment / Incommunicado detention/ health concern: Riad 'Abdullah Laila (m)
Riad 'Abdullah Laila is in danger of forcible return to Syria from the United Arab Emirates (UAE). If returned he would be at risk of serious human rights violations including torture. He is said to be in poor health, having undergone major heart surgery on four occasions. He has also had his spleen removed. His family have been unable to contact him or obtain any information about his whereabouts or well-being.