Hay’at Tahrir al Sham executed a civilian inside a detention centr, April 20

Muhammad Aaqeb Hammam Tannou, from Darat Ezza city in the western suburbs of Aleppo governorate, was arrested in October 2019, by members affiliated with Hay’at Tahrir al Sham- he aged 19 at the time of the arrest-. On April 20, 2020, his family received information states that Hay’at Tahrir al Sham executed him by firing squad in a detention center for blasphemy. Then, they informed his family to take his corpse from Idlib National Hospital.

SNHR notes that the killing in this manner deems a blatant violation of the International Humanitarian Law and considers as an unlawful killing as the execution took place without a fair trial but according to beliefs of Hay’at Tahrir al Sham extremist group.