Increasing pressure by the authorities on Kurdish women activists in Syria

December 31, 2010 by  
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Syrian Committee for Human Rights – MAD reports that the third individual military judge in Aleppo heard the case no. 5705 of 2010 on 30 December 2010 and sentenced Munira Hammo to three months imprisonment for the crime of acts intended or resulting in inciting racism and conflict between communities and the various elements of the nation in accordance with Article 307 of the Syrian Penal Code.

Munira Hammo had been detained already for four months which was taken into account.

Previous reports:
http://supportkurds.org/news/court-results-of-kurds-on-trial-in-syria
http://supportkurds.org/reports/an-update-of-releases-and-arrests-of-kurds-in-syria-march-2010
http://supportkurds.org/news/two-more-political-arrests-in-syria

Syrian Committee for Human Rights – MAD in Afrin, Aleppo report the arrest on 18 December 2010 of Kurdish activist Qadrat Horo, born 1978 in Afrin (see photo).

30 December 2010

Court results of Kurds on trial in Syria

December 30, 2010 by  
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According to Syrian Committee for Human Rights – MAD and Kurdish Organization for Defending Human Rights and Public Freedoms in Syria – DAD, the third individual military judge in Aleppo heard case number 6132 of 2010 on 16 December 2010 and gave the following sentences:
Mustafa Mohammad Ali Khalaf, born 1968
Mohamed Abdi, born 1965
have been imprisoned for three months after being found guilty of belonging to a political organization that is prohibited, according to Article 288 of the Assembly Penal Code. Read more