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Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Juwan Abd Rahman Khaled ...
29 August 2014

Juwan Abd Rahman Khaled is a member of the Union of Young Kurds in Syria, a group of Kurdish activists. He was arrested along with a several other ...

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Disappearances in Syria: The ghosts of the war | Amnesty ...
29 August 2014

Peaceful activist Mohamed Bachir Arab has been held in secret since he was arrested by the Syrian intelligence forces on 2 November 2011. He is one ...

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Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Nasser Saber Bondek: case ...
29 August 2014

Nasser Saber Bondek lives Damascus, though he is originally from al-Suwayda, a predominantly Druze area in southern Syria near the Jordanian border ...

Document       MDE 24/033/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Khalil Ma'touq: case card
29 August 2014

Khalil Ma'touq is a human rights lawyer and the director of the Syrian Centre for Legal Studies and Research. He has defended hundreds of political ...

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Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Ali Mahmoud Othman: case ...
29 August 2014

At the time of the army's assault on the Baba 'Amr neighbourhood of Homs in February 2012, Ali Mahmoud Othman was part of a network of activists ...

Document       MDE 24/035/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Mohamed Bachir Arab: case ...
29 August 2014

Mohamed Bachir Arab is a medical doctor from Aleppo, northern Syria. He told friends on 2 November 2011 that he was going out to meet up with a friend ...

Document       MDE 24/034/2014

Syria: Voices in crisis: A monthly insight into the human rights ...
22 August 2014

1 AUGUST 2014 SYRIA: VOICES IN CRISIS. The mainly Kurdish- populated border city of Kobani (also known by its Arabic ...

Newsletter       MDE 24/036/2014

Syria: 'Beheading' of US reporter a war crime that highlights ' ...
20 August 2014

The apparent execution-style killing by the Islamic State (IS) armed group of a US reporter who went missing in Syria constitutes a war crime.

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Amnesty International | Syria: 'Beheading' of US reporter a war ...
20 August 2014

The apparent execution-style killing by the Islamic State (IS) armed group of a US reporter who went missing in Syria in 2012 constitutes a war crime ...

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Egypt: Syrian-Palestinians face forcible return
15 August 2014

The Egyptian authorities are preparing to forcibly return two Palestinian refugees from Syria back to Syria or to Gaza. The men were part of a group ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/043/2014