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October 25, 2012
All peaceful activists and other prisoners of conscience detained in Syria must be set free after a mass amnesty was granted ahead of the Eid al-Adha religious festival.
October 24, 2012
The human rights crisis in Syria is a major test for the EU in its own neighbourhood. It must act decisively to assist refugees.
Press Release
October 4, 2012

A prominent human rights lawyer who disappeared along with his friend on their way to work are feared to have been detained by Syrian security forces

Press Release
September 18, 2012

The Syrian army is waging a relentless and indiscriminate campaign of air bombardments and shelling in northern Syria with civilians as the main victims, many of them children.

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