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Bashar al-Assad announces an amnesty but continues with his security crackdown

Bashar al-Assad has passed a general amnesty for political prisoners, including the Muslim Brotherhood. However, only a few hundred were realeased, while thousands remained in custody. Further, according to the Syrian Communist Party’s leadership, the amnesty is not inclusive of their group, as it is does not cover individuals who are members of organisations seeking […]

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