TAGS: End Unlawful Detention, Individuals at Risk, Rights for Victims of Armed Groups, Security with Human Rights • Abuses by Armed Groups, Detention and Imprisonment, Human Rights Defenders, Illegal and Indefinite Detention, International Justice, Prisoners of Conscience • Middle East and North Africa, Syria •
Great News! Brother of Human Rights Activists Released in Syria
37-year-old businessman Yassin Ziadeh was arrested by members of the Syrian Air Force Intelligence on 30 August 2011 in Daraya, near the Syrian capital of Damascus. Yassin Ziadeh was released without charge and his family remains unclear about the reasons for both his arrest and release.