The death of a civilian due to torture in Syrian regime detention center, March 15

Abdou Saqr, from Harasta city in Eastern Ghouta in east of Damascus suburbs governorate, was arrested in 2018, by Syrian regime forces as he was passing a checkpoint heading from Harasta to Damascus city. Abdou was among people agreed on a settlement earlier. On March 15, 2020, his family was informed that he is dead- when they referred State Security branch known as al Khatib Branch of Syrian regime forces. SNHR suggests that the torture is likely to be the cause of his death in a detention center.