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Human Rights in SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

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Syria: Further information on Prisoner of conscience
19 September 2001

On 12 September, Syrian Political security agents (al-Amn al-Siyassi) arrested prisoners of conscience, Habib Isa and Fawaz Tello as part of a continuing ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/033/2001

Syria: Time to break with legacy of torture and dehumanization
18 September 2001

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE. 19 September 2001. AI Index MDE 24/031/2001 - News Service Nr. 161. ...

Press Release       MDE 24/031/2001

Syria: Torture, despair and dehumanisation in Tadmur Military ...
18 September 2001

In this report Amnesty International calls on the Syrian Government to immediately and unconditionally release all prisoners of conscience from ...

Report       MDE 24/014/2001

Syria: Further information on Prisoner of conscience, Riad Seif
9 September 2001

Following the arrest of Riad Seif on 6 September, the Syrian Political Security (al-Amn al-Siyassi) arrested another five men on 9 September. They are ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/030/2001

Syria: Prisoner of conscience, Riad Seif
6 September 2001

Riad Seif, an independent member of the Syrian National Assembly (Parliament) was arrested on 6 September, one day after hosting a political seminar ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/029/2001

Syria: Release prisoners of conscience al-Turk and al-Humsi ...
3 September 2001

4 September 2001. AI Index MDE 24/028/2001 - News Service Nr. 157. News Flash. Syria: Release prisoners of conscience ...

Press Release       MDE 24/028/2001

Syria: Prisoner of Conscience/Health concern, Riad al-Turk
2 September 2001

Lawyer Riad al-Turk, a leading opposition activist, was arrested by the security forces on 1 September. He was apparently receiving emergency medical ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/027/2001

Syria: Briefing to the Human Rights Committee: 71st session ...
12 August 2001

In this document Amnesty International briefs the members of the Human Rights Committee about the human rights situation in Syria. Issues of concern ...

Report       MDE 24/001/2001

Syria: Prisoner of conscience/Fear of torture/Legal concern ...
9 August 2001

Independent member of parliament Mamun al-Humsi was arrested on 9 August, two days after he began a hunger strike in protest at official corruption ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/026/2001

Syria: Further information on fear of Torture/Legal Concern ...
8 August 2001

Sulayman Hissu was released on the night of 6 August. He had been held at a detention centre in Qamishli. He was arrested at Damascus airport on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/025/2001