Ten violations against media professional were committed in Syria in last January


The Syrian Center for Journalistic Freedoms of the Syrian Journalists Association has documented  10 violations against media in Syria in January 2018

The monthly report published by the Center on Monday January 5, 2018 has showed that violatons were committed by Russia, 7 violations, and the regime, 3 violations.

For the first time since March 2016, no killing cases of media professionals were documented. Hence, the number of media professionals killed since mid-March 2011 remains 422.

Last month no media killings were reported for the first time since March 2016.

The violations in January were injury cases,committed in Rif Dimashq, Daraa and Idleb governorates.

Also January witnessed releasing one media activist after detention by Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham.