The individual military judge in Qamishli released three more of the musicians who had been arrested on 3 October 2009 in Deyrik for playing Kurdish songs for which they were then tortured and assaulted. The three are:
- Nihad Hussain.
- Djawar Munir Abdullah,
- Juan Munir Abdullah,
Sadly, Jamal Sadoun remains in detention.
The Kurdish organization for the defence of human rights and public freedoms in Syria – DAD demands that Syria stops the practice of torturing detainees by physical and emotional abuse.
See previous reports:
On 19 January 2010, the individual military judge in Qamishli released Bahjit Ibrahim who had been accused of membership of a banned political association and was arrested on 20 october 2009.
Human Rights Organisation in Syria – MAF welcomes Bahjit Ibrahim’s release, and demand the release of all political prisoners in Syria.
Previous reports concerning Bahjat Ibrahim:
22 January 2010
Co-Chair: International Support Kurds in Syria Association [SKS]