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September 23, 2011
Eighteen-year-old Zainab al-Hosni of Homs is the first woman known to have died in custody during Syria’s recent unrest.
September 22, 2011

George Sabra was released without charge on 19 September after being brought before a civil court judge in Qatana, south-west of Damascus. He had been arrested on 20 July, and spent two months deta...

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September 13, 2011

The toll of Syrians who have died in custody has risen to 95, while also raising grave concerns about four activists arrested last week.

September 13, 2011
Human rights activists detained after pro-reform protests in Syria remain at great risk after nearly 100 recent deaths in custody.

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