Syria: Free human rights defenders held 3 years

February 16, 2015

The Syrian government should immediately free the prominent Syrian human rights defenders Mazen Darwish, Hani Al-Zitani and Hussein Gharir, 71 human rights groups including PAX said today.

The joint statement was issued on the occasion of the third anniversary of the arrest of the activists, all staff of the Syrian Center for Media. The three men have been arbitrarily deprived of their liberty on the basis of their human rights activities.

Read the statement Syria: Free human rights defender held 3 years


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