Trial Monitoring

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #9: Building Bridges

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #9: Building Bridges

TRIAL OF ALAA M. Higher Regional Court – Frankfurt, Germany Trial Monitoring Report 9 Hearing Date: April 26, 2022 CAUTION: Some testimony includes descriptions of torture. Note that this report is

Alaa M. Trial – Challenges to a Fair and Public Trial

Alaa M. Trial – Challenges to a Fair and Public Trial

The Koblenz Trial and the trial of Alaa M. in Frankfurt are the first time that Syrians are witnessing affiliates of the single largest perpetrator in the conflict, the Syrian

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #8: Rising tensions

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #8: Rising tensions

TRIAL OF ALAA M. Higher Regional Court – Frankfurt, Germany Trial Monitoring Summary #8 Hearing Date: April 5 & 7, 2022 CAUTION: Some testimony includes descriptions of torture. Note that this

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #7: Attempts to unveil the conspiracy

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #7: Attempts to unveil the conspiracy

SJAC’s 7th trial monitoring report details day 9 of the trial of Alaa M. in Frankfurt, Germany. As the questions for M. became more detailed, Judges and Prosecutors completed

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #6 : It’s a conspiracy!

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #6 : It’s a conspiracy!

SJAC’s 6th trial monitoring report details day 8 of the trial of Alaa M. in Frankfurt, Germany. The defendant, Alaa M., provided his long-awaited explanation as to why the

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #5: It’s a smear campaign!

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #5: It’s a smear campaign!

SJAC’s 5th trial monitoring report details days 6 and 7 of the trial of Alaa M. in Frankfurt, Germany. Once the judges completed their questioning of Alaa M., a

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #4: They certainly didn’t turn all the buildings around

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #4: They certainly didn’t turn all the buildings around

SJAC’s 4th trial monitoring report details day 5 of the trial of Alaa M. in Frankfurt, Germany. The judges continued to question the defendant. Nonetheless, many questions about the

New Report: “Between Hope and Despair: A Way forward after the Koblenz Trial”

New Report: “Between Hope and Despair: A Way forward after the Koblenz Trial”

This year, the world witnessed the conclusion of the first trial of former Syrian government officials in Koblenz, Germany. Based upon its detailed trial monitoring – as well as the results

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #3: So, it’s all fake? – Yes.

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #3: So, it’s all fake? – Yes.

SJAC’s 3rd trial monitoring report details day 4 of the trial of Alaa M. in Frankfurt, Germany. M. was questioned on the different CVs and work certificates that he

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #2 : “I would have never done anything like that!”

Inside the Alaa M. Trial #2 : “I would have never done anything like that!”

Higher Regional Court – Frankfurt, Germany Trial Monitoring Report 2 Hearing Date: January 19, 2022 CAUTION: Some testimony includes descriptions of torture. Note that this report is not a verbatim transcript