Documentation

Syria’s Economic Collapse: Violence without a Perpetrator?

Syria’s Economic Collapse: Violence without a Perpetrator?

Syria’s economic crisis has hit its worst point since the onset of the conflict, and Syrians are paying the price. In December, the Syrian lira fell to an all-time

A Revolving Door of Oppressors: Violence and Violations on Syria’s Frontlines

A Revolving Door of Oppressors: Violence and Violations on Syria’s Frontlines

Before being detained and tortured by ISIS, Sami* was detained by Jabhat Al-Nusra. Before that, Sami was detained by an opposition-affiliated Palestinian militia, and before that, imprisoned by the Syrian

PRESS RELEASE: The Syrian Government and its Allies Intentionally Killed and Injured Civilians Fleeing Conflict Zones

PRESS RELEASE: The Syrian Government and its Allies Intentionally Killed and Injured Civilians Fleeing Conflict Zones

“The Syrian Government used evacuation routes to deliberately attack civilians fleeing violence. Siege tactics employed by the government forced civilians to use ‘crossing points' between disputed territories to escape active

PRESS RELEASE: New Investigation Shows Syrian and Russian governments responsible for 58 double-tap airstrikes on civilian and humanitarian targets in Syria

PRESS RELEASE: New Investigation Shows Syrian and Russian governments responsible for 58 double-tap airstrikes on civilian and humanitarian targets in Syria

Read the Report Here [https://syriaaccountability.org/when-the-planes-return/]A new report published today by the Syria Justice and Accountability Centre (SJAC) explores the targeting of civilians and first responders through

Supporting Survivors Through Ethical Documentation

Supporting Survivors Through Ethical Documentation

In recognition of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture [https://www.un.org/en/observances/torture-victims-day#:~:text=The%20UN%20International%20Day%20in,been%20ratified%20by%20162%20countries.

Clashes at the Syrian-Jordanian Border Highlight Need to Address Growing Captagon Trade

Clashes at the Syrian-Jordanian Border Highlight Need to Address Growing Captagon Trade

In recent months, clashes along the Syrian-Jordanian border have become increasingly common,  a result of the growing cross-border trade of  captagon. With the recent opening of the Jaber crossing in

A Toxic Legacy - Chemical Weapons and Birth Defects in Syria

A Toxic Legacy - Chemical Weapons and Birth Defects in Syria

Since 2012, chemical weapon attacks [https://www.armscontrol.org/factsheets/Timeline-of-Syrian-Chemical-Weapons-Activity] by the Assad government have killed and injured thousands of Syrians. Such attacks are not only deadly but also

Perpetrators’ documentation as sources for casualty recording

Perpetrators’ documentation as sources for casualty recording

[Previously published [https://everycasualty.org/perpetrators-documentation-as-sources-of-evidence-for-casualty-recording/] on Every Casualty on October 20, 2021] This article is based on the presentation given by Roger Lu Phillips at a webinar on casualty