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A new public trial for war criminals in Syria

The public trial of the accused will begin on Thursday, August 25, 2022, at the Berlin Regional Court at Turmstrassr 91 Berlin 10559. The accused will appear before the court to confront him with the charges against him and respond to them

The Syrian Center for Legal Studies and Research, which contributed to building the file and the arrival of witnesses and evidence to the Public Prosecutor, will be its president, lawyer Anwar Al-Bunni, the first witness to be called by the court, to give his testimony before the court as an expert on Friday, August 26, 2022.

Scheduled upcoming sessions to hear the victims and witnesses. The center will document the sessions and publish them on time.

The accused had previously been arrested on August 4, 2021, and the Public Prosecution charged him with seven counts of murder, three counts of attempted murder, and three cases of grievous bodily harm. On April 4, 2022, his file was referred to the court in Berlin.

On March 23, 2014, Mowaffak. D fired a shell from an anti-tank weapon RBJ on a crowd of civilians in Regie Square in Damascus (Syria). Civilians from the Yarmouk neighborhood were waiting for food parcels to be distributed by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees “UNRWA”. At least seven people were killed in the attack. At least three other people, including a six-year-old child, were seriously injured.

The accused was a member of the Free Palestine Movement at the time of the crime. He was a former member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine – General Command. These armed militias took control of The Yarmouk camp. On behalf of the Syrian regime, the Syrian regime closed the area that was originally a Palestinian refugee camp. As a result, the residents of Yarmouk suffered from shortages of food, water, and medical supplies.

A big regards to the victims and witnesses