Mansour Al-Omari

Syria: Update – Members of Syrian Centre for Media and Freedom of Expression appear before Anti-Terrorism Courtposted on: 2013/08/23

On 21 August 2013, human rights defenders Mazen Darwish, Hussein Gharir, Hani Zaitani, Mansour Al-Omari and Abdelrahman Hamada appeared before the Anti-Terrorism Court in Damascus in relation to the charges of terrorism against them. The hearing was immediately postponed to 2 October 2013 due to a planned change in judges presiding over the case. In the upcoming hearing, the court will decide whether to proceed with the case.