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At dawn, on October 25, 2018, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham/HTS arrested a member of the Free Hama Provincial Council of the Syrian Interim Government, affiliated with the National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces, on unknown charges. The arrest followed raiding his house in the city of Murak, northern rural Hama, according to testimonies obtained by Syrians for Truth and Justice/STJ. On October 29, 2018, a relative to detainee Ziad al-Naddaf, a member of the Free Hama Provincial Council, narrated to STJ the details of the incident:  “At...
On October 16, 2018, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham/HTS arrested 12 civilians, working in the al-Hal Market in the city of Murak, northern rural Aleppo, for unknown reasons, according to a testimony obtained by Syrians for Truth and Justice/STJ.  A local activist in the area, who refused to reveal his name for security considerations, told STJ on October 17, 2018, that elements of the al-Oqab/ Eagle Prison’s security forces have at dawn, on October 16, 2018, stormed the al-Hal Market in the city of Murak and arrested ten workers and two pistachio merchants, presenting no reasons for...
Syrian security apparatus arrested 23 civilians as well as 16 former armed opposition groups fighters and leaders in Daraa province during September 2018 on various charges, while already six detainees were reported killed inside custody, according to witnesses. Intelligence services agents raided houses of civilians they wanted in Athman village and the northwest countryside of Daraa and arrested 23 under accusation of membership of ISIL or other arbitrary charges, according to Abu Ghiyas al-Sharaa, a member of Daraa Martyrs Documentation Office who testified to STJ on Oct. 3, 2018.  “The young...