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May 29, 2012
An exiled member of the Syrian Non Violence Movement calls for increased international pressure to end human rights abuses in Syria.
May 29, 2012

Dr. Mohamed al-Ammar, a peaceful advocate of democratic reform from Dera’a, southern Syria, was released on 22 April after spending more than one month in incommunicado detention.

May 28, 2012

More than 100 people -- including 50 children -- were killed in the Syrian military's assault on the town of Houla over the weekend.

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May 21, 2012

Today, human rights and religious groups delivered a petition with more than 60,000 signatories demanding a formal apology.

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