Inaction Will Enable Further Abuse of Vulnerable Rohingya
(New York) – The United Nations Security Council should take prompt, concerted, and effective international action to respond to Myanmar’s Rohingya crisis, Human Rights Watch and 80 other nongovernmental organizations said today in a joint appeal to the council.
24,746 Females Have been Killed in Syria since March 2011
SNHR has released a report entitled: “The Syrian Woman… A Society’s Shattered Half” on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The report documents the most notable violations against Syrian women by the parties to the conflict in Syria since March 2011.
In a report that was released today, SNHR demanded that shelters must be secured for no less than 370,000 IDPs from Deir Ez-Zour and Raqqa governorates in the wake of the Syrian-Russian alliance attacks.
SNHR has released its periodic death toll report for the month of September 2017 in which it documented the killing of 912 civilians at the hands of the parties to the conflict in Syria.
SNHR has released a report on the second anniversary of the Russian intervention in Syria, which documents the most notable violations by Russian forces since September 30, 2015.
SNHR has published its periodic death toll report for the month of August 2017 in which it documented the killing of 772 civilians at the hands of the parties to the conflict in Syria.
SNHR has released its annual report on the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances on August 30 of each year.
The report, entitled “Where are They?”, documents no less than 85,000 individuals who have fallen a victim to the crime of enforced-disappearance at the hands of the parties to the conflict in Syria, adding that enforced-disappearance has become a weapon of war in Syria.
Attempting to Rehabilitate the Criminal is a Direct Involvement in the Crime
SNHR has published its periodic death toll report for the month of June 2017 in which it documented the killing of 5381 civilians in the first half of 2017 at the hands of the parties to the conflict in Syria. The report sheds light on the de-escalation zones agreement that went into effect on May 6, 2017, after it was announced at the end of the fourth round of negotiations that was held between Russian, Turkish, and Iranian representatives, who attended as the sponsoring states of Ankara Ceasefire Agreement.
In its 4th report which was published on October 21, 2016, the OPCW-UN Joint Investigative Mechanism, established in accordance with Security Council Resolution 2235 on August 7, 2015, has declared the Syrian regime responsible for three chemical attacks that took place between 2014 and 2015, and declared ISIS responsible for one attack in Marea city in Aleppo. SNHR has published a report that highlights the chemical attacks in the period of time between the 4th report and the end of 2016.
SNHR has released a report, in which the Network documents 55 major violations at least that were perpetrated by the parties to the conflict in Syria in the first week of round 4 of Geneva Talks, where 88% of the violations were at the hands of the Syrian-Russian regime.
Including 489 at the hands of the Syrian-Russian Regime
Ending Unlawful Attacks; Access to Aid; Detainee Rights; Justice; Security Sector Reform
(Geneva) – Participants in the February 23, 2017, UN-sponsored Syria peace talks in Geneva should prioritize five key human rights issues during negotiations, 40 human rights and other organizations said today. The priorities are to end unlawful attacks, ensure aid access and safe passage for fleeing civilians, detainee rights, justice, and security sector reform.
Russian Forces Have Used Incendiary Weapons 78 Times at least since They Intervened in Syria
SNHR has published the report “Rain of Fire” which documents no less than 78 attacks that involved the use of incendiary weapons by Russian forces since they intervened in Syria on September 30, 2015.
11 Individuals at least Killed in the First Week of the Ceasefire Agreement including Two Children and a Fetus
10 Medical and Civil Defense Personnel Killed, and 33 Incidents of Attack on their Facilities in December 2016
SNHR has published its special monthly report that documents the violations against medical and civil defense personnel and their facilities by the conflict parties in Syria.
Including 827 Civilians in December
No less than 648 Barrel Bombs in December 2016
SNHR has published its monthly report on the use of barrel bombs by Syrian regime forces for the month of December.
120 Incidents of Attack in December 2016
SNHR has published its special periodic report on attacks against vital civil facilities by the conflict parties in Syria.