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Detention of Women in Syria: A weapon of war and terror


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Resource type:Research, reports and studies
Keywords:Conflict, violence & peace, Gender, Protection, human rights & security
Author(s):Nassar, S.
Date published:May 2015
Publisher:Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN)

This report documents violations against Syrian women who are arbitrarily detained and imprisoned in Syria, at a time of escalation of the armed conflict involving the Syrian government, extremist organizations and armed opposition groups. The report consists of an analysis of the patterns of detention of women and a second narrative part containing the full testimonies of ten women previously or currently detained in Syria.

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