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Human Rights in SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Egypt: End deplorable detention and ...
17 October 2013

The Egyptian authorities must end their appalling policy of unlawfully detaining and forcibly returning hundreds of refugees who have fled the armed ...

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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

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