Syria Situation of returnees from abroad

the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) published a Country of Origin Information (COI) report titled “Syria: Situation of returnees from abroad“. In cooperation with a few Syrian organizations, one of them was URNAMMU. This report is part of a series of Syria COI reports produced in 2021. The reports provide information relevant for international protection

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SLICING THE SYRIAN GEOGRAPHY

Executive summary:        Civilians suffer in their traveling inside the Syria geography, in the areas that controlled by the opposite parties.     This suffering differs from one area to another, the civilians traveling get affected due to establishing a check. Points that open and close due to several elements, most importantly.   The agreements that take

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Elderly detainees are at risk, Covid-19 in Adra prison

Mrs. Najah D. was transferred to the hospital after her having trouble breathing and her health deteriorating There is a state of panic among the detainees of Adra prison, due to her wing being isolated and the imposition of wearing masks on everyone Which confirmed that she had Corona She is 66 years old and

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Changes to asylum policies in several European countries may pave the way for a violation of the principle of non-refoulement and the First Protocol of the European Convention on Human Rights.

Since the end of 2019, we have witnessed clear changes in the policies of several European countries regarding asylum and especially the reception of Syrian refugees. The reasons for the changes made by the governments of these countries have ranged from reports claiming improved security conditions, which is in clear contradiction to European and international

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Officially, we were informed that the complaint submitted by both Urnammu and Release me …. has become an official communication

The complaint was submitted to Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment; Working Group on Arbitrary Detention; Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances; and Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism, pursuant to Human Rights Council resolutions 43/20, 42/22,

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Syria: Submission to the United Nations Special Procedure on Corruption and Other Practices Related to Detention in Syria

On 23/11/2020 , “Urnammu” and “Release Me” jointly made a submission to the United Nations Special Procedures on practices of corruption by the Government of Syria in relation to detained individuals in Syria. The submission followed an earlier submission by the two organizations concerning the arbitrary detention, torture and enforced disappearances of three individuals. In

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Syria: Decades-Long Discrimination and Violence against Women Exacerbated by Nearly 10 Years of Conflict

On 25th Sep. 2020, Multiple Syrian Non-Governmental Organizations, through their membership in the Syrian Women Network, coordinated and made a submission to the United Nations Special Procedures on the discrimination and violence faced by Syrian women in Syria. The submission was made by Syrian Women’s Network and its affiliated organizations Urnammu, Kurdish Organization for the

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80 feminist and human rights organisations and well-known advocates support call for sexual and gender-based violence to be tried as a crime against humanity by European courts

State-sponsored sexual and gender-based violence in Syria should be tried as a crime against humanity, 80 feminist and human rights organisations and well-known advocates said today — the day after the first criminal complaint on sexual and gender-based violence in detention facilities was filed in Germany on the 17 June 2020 by seven Syrian women

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