News & Views

March 6, 2020

The State of Justice Syria 2020

highlight key violations that have occurred in 2019

March 5, 2020

In February 2020: Media professional killed, Russia tops violators

The Syrian regime and Russia committed the most serious violations (killing and injuring) in February 2020

March 3, 2020

Geneva: SNHR participates in a high-level side event at the UN Human Rights Council HQ on the issue of detainees and torture in Syria

Soumaia Alolabi, a survivor of arrest and torture, also spoke about the torture she witnessed and experienced at the hands of the Syrian regime’s forces and security services

February 25, 2020

SNHR Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Humanitarian Outcomes in the AWSD Project

The AWSD, which became publicly available online in 2009, is the most comprehensive global database of the major incidents of violence recorded against aid workers since 1997 to date

February 22, 2020

‘We have nothing left’: displaced Syrians wait out war in Idlib

With the closed Turkish border behind them and Russian-backed forces at the horizon, Syrians have nowhere left to run

February 19, 2020

February 19, 2020

Syrian-Russian Alliance Forces Target 67 Medical Facilities in Northwest Syria Since April 26, 2019

The United States of America Should Intervene to Stop Russian War Crimes and Bombardment of Medical Facilities

February 18, 2020

Searching for Missing Persons in Northeast Syria

Assessment & Recommendations for the First Responders’ Team

February 16, 2020

Families trapped by Assad’s assault on Idlib fight to survive in the snow

Vast numbers of people are caught between regime bombings and closed Turkish border