Established by Fathi Ibrahim Bayoud 2005 - Homs

Home >> DETAINEES

Victim of mass rape in Air Force Intelligence tells her memo

Victim of mass rape in Air Force Intelligence tells her memo

(Zaman Al Wasl)- Aida al-Haj Yousif, the former detainee by the Syrian regime, tells new torture memo. Behind the bars of the criminal Prisons of Bashar Assad, time stops, the minutes pass slowly and heavily and the days are all alike. The faces may differ, but the accumulated suffering...

read more
Two detainees confirmed dead as UN says Assad must account for detainees died in custody

Two detainees confirmed dead as UN says Assad must account for detainees died in custody

(Zaman Al Wasl)- Two prominent female activists who were detained by the Air Force intelligence in 2011 have been confirmed dead, according to the Civil Registry department in the town of Douma, northeast of Damascus. Faten Rajab, Physics Scientist, was arrested in 2011 for he...

read more
Detainees: Kenana detained while visiting Syria, security agent seized her house

Detainees: Kenana detained while visiting Syria, security agent seized her house

(Zaman Al Wasl)- When Kenana decided to leave her place of residence in Kuwait to visit her home town in Syria, she did not expect that she would be welcomed by the embrace of prison doors that devoured her just like they devoured hundreds of thousands of innocent people during the war. ...

read more
Detainees: Being belly dancer saves a lot of torture

Detainees: Being belly dancer saves a lot of torture

 (Zaman Al Wasl)- Aida al-Haj Yousif, the former detainee by the Syrian regime, tells how a Moroccan belly dancer was highly welcomed in the prison. She was arrested in the town of Sayyidah Zaynab, southern Damascus, over links with Shiite militants who were entertaining themselves during...

read more
Father and Son: two Frenchmen tortured to death by Assad regime

Father and Son: two Frenchmen tortured to death by Assad regime

(Zaman Al Wasl)- As French prosecutors issue arrest warrants for three senior regime intelligence, we re-publish a torture memo for two French citizens tortured to death by Assad regime. The warrants included security chief Ali Mamlouk, for alleged collusion in war crimes, legal...

read more
Amira tells horrific stories of her arrest, detainees killed and chopped

Amira tells horrific stories of her arrest, detainees killed and chopped

(Zaman Al Wasl)- After a round of dirty talk and swearing at Rima, the warden asked her inmates to throw her out of the cell despite the deadly. Being a member in a family loyal to Bashar al-Assad was a heavy burden on Rima who joined the Syrians dream in freedom and dignity....

read more
Austria to try Syrian Intelligence officer tortured detainees

Austria to try Syrian Intelligence officer tortured detainees

 (Zaman Al Wasl)- An Austrian court filed a lawsuit against a former general in the Syrian Intelligence who took refuge in Austria in June 2015, over his involvement in torture and abuses against his detainees in eastern raqqa province. Due to numerous criminalization evidence...

read more
Former detainee says Daesh relatives get 'special care' in Adra Prison

Former detainee says Daesh relatives get 'special care' in Adra Prison

 (Zaman Al Wasl)- In this memo, Aida al-Haj Yousif, a former detainee, reveals how the Syrian regime used to treat Daesh relatives in 'decent' way, in a shocking behavior for the fellow detainees. It is 5 o’clock, time of central prison of Damascus, known as Adra prison, the time...

read more
When Cells Speak: book documents memos of Syrian detainees

When Cells Speak: book documents memos of Syrian detainees

(Zaman Al Wasl)- The book "When Cells Speak" recounts the stories of 52 martyrs who died under torture in Assad's prisons. Between its pages, the true meaning of the suffering of the martyrs and detainees of the Syrian regime is revealed; they were not merely figures and numbers but they were...

read more
In Syrian prisons, Mother's Day a chance for more torture

In Syrian prisons, Mother's Day a chance for more torture

(Zaman Al Wasl)- In the third part of Aida al-Haj Yousif’s memos, the former female detainee tells how the Syrian security turned the Mother’s Day into a bitter memory.  Mother’s Day feast has eclipsed itself from Syria ever since the outbreak of the revolution...

read more
Detainees: despite pregnancy, Wafaa Najib arrested twice

Detainees: despite pregnancy, Wafaa Najib arrested twice

(Zaman Al Wasl TV)- The case of Wafa Najib, former Syrian detainee, is similar to the many cases lived in the brutal conditions of prison where basic inalienable human rights are not respected.  Najib got arrested twice, in both cases she was heavily bombarded with...

read more
Memos of notorious Mezzeh airport prison

Memos of notorious Mezzeh airport prison

(Zaman Al Wasl)- Ahmed Hassan, pseudonym, has recently left the jails of the Syrian regime after seven years of arbitrary detention due to his participation in the peaceful demonstrations intended to overthrow Bashar Assad in March 2011. Hassan told Zaman al-Wasl a part of what he saw and...

read more
Aida reveals more torture memos

Aida reveals more torture memos

(Zaman Al Wasl)- The former detainee Aida al-Haj Yousif, nicknamed: Zina, recounts to ‘Zaman al-Wasl ' a new story which she decides to document for the world; the story of Diana, her cellmate. Diana was arrested while pregnant because her husband was ‘Wanted’ at that time. Under torture,...

read more
Former female detainee tells stories of rape, torture in security chambers

Former female detainee tells stories of rape, torture in security chambers

(Zaman Al Wasl)- Zaman Al Wasl launches a new series called "Syrian Women in Assad's Prisons" which is concerned with the prisoners, the released and the missing women. The series begins with the story of Aida al-Haj Yousif , she was known as Zaina, where she recounts dozens of stories about...

read more
One huge search engine for wanted Syrians includes all lists

One huge search engine for wanted Syrians includes all lists

(Zaman Alwasl)-  Zaman al-Wasl has collected all search engines in one engine to facilitate the search process by readers for detainees and wanted Syrians. Zaman al-Wasl seeks to shed the light on the fate of the Syrian disappeared and victims of arbitrarily arrest as well as the...

read more
Syrian priest suffered regime torture, friend says

Syrian priest suffered regime torture, friend says

(Zaman Al Wasl)-  Lebanese clergyman declared that a Syrian priest had been arrested by the notorious military division,  the  Palestine Branch, in Damascus some years ago, being accused of dealing with Israel. An accusation for which he was arrested and spent more than one...

read more
82,000 forcibly disappeared, 14,000 died of torture by Assad regime: SNHR

82,000 forcibly disappeared, 14,000 died of torture by Assad regime: SNHR

( SNHR )- Tens of thousands of Syrians have fallen to the machine of systematic arrests that hasn’t only targeted activists or those who were part of the popular uprising that rose against the family rule, but targeted many merely on suspicion or kinship.  Syrian authorities...

read more
Assad's Death Lists: Failed Attempt to Shirk Accountability

Assad's Death Lists: Failed Attempt to Shirk Accountability

By Sulaiman al-Nuhaili (Zaman Al Wasl)- Lists of the Syrian detainees, who were killed under torture at the regime's detention centres, are being sent by the regime, to the civil registry authorities, in order to record their deaths as natural. Therefore, it is necessary to work on...

read more
X :Latest News
France counts costs of protests, new measures: $11B      Israel: 3rd Hezbollah tunnel found on Lebanon border      250,000 Syrian refugees could return home next year: UNHCR      People suffer bread shortage in regime-held Deir Ezzor      Child malnutrition worsened in insurgency-hit Nigeria      Iran says it recently tested a ballistic missile      Huawei exec remains behind bars in Canada      Theresa May to visit Germany for crisis Brexit talks