Central & South Asia
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person > Nadim Houry
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Syrian rebels accused of rights abuses
Human Rights Watch says rebel fighters have tortured and executed members of security forces and pro-government gangs.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 20:59 GMT
Is it time to increase the pressure on Syria?
As the Arab League meets to review its Syria mission, we ask what its next move should be.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 10:25 GMT
Syrian activists' dangerous haven in Lebanon
Bashar al-Assad's crackdown on dissent has reportedly spread to Lebanon, as activists in exile are targeted.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 21:52 GMT
Syria: Violence in the dark
Tales of imprisonment and torture by state security forces paint a picture of a regime in panic.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2011 14:29 GMT
Syria's humanitarian crisis intensifies
The humanitarian crisis in Syria worsens as the UN Security Council remains unwilling - or unable - to act.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 14:28 GMT
Thousands of Syrians flee unrest to Turkey
More than 2,400 refugees flee unrest in Jisr al-Shughur and other towns as Turkish officials brace for further arrivals.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2011 16:36 GMT
Thousands demonstrate in Syrian cities
Witnesses say security forces fired tear gas at protesters marching towards central Damascus from the suburb of Douma.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 03:59 GMT
Syrian protesters 'barred from medical care'
Rights group says ambulances prevented from reaching wounded protesters as authorities attempt to quell unrest.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 14:58 GMT
Syria: 'A kingdom of silence'
Analysts say a popular president, dreaded security forces and religious diversity make a Syrian revolution unlikely.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2011 17:18 GMT
Waiting for justice
The cases of abused migrant domestic workers in Lebanon can take years to get to court.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2010 13:32 GMT
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