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March 7, 2012

Georges Moubayed, a jeweller aged 62, was abducted after leaving his house in the Jaramana district of the Syrian capital Damascus on 10 January 2012. It was not known where he was being held, and...

March 5, 2012
On International Women's Day, Amnesty International supports the courageous women fighting for human rights in the Middle East and North Africa.
February 28, 2012
Survivors of a brutal military assault on the western Syrian city of Hama three decades ago recall the horrific scenes they witnessed.
February 24, 2012
As a "Friends of Syria" group gathers to discuss actions, there is an urgent need for full humanitarian access to areas of Homs that have come under relentless bombardment.

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