Who: Ahmad Qassem Abu an-Nasr Hamza and Ali Ghazwan al-Ashaal
Who: Shibli al-Ayssami / Shebli Al-Aysami
Category: disappeared / kidnapped
Date: May 24 2011
Location: Aley, Lebanon
Reported by: The Syrian Council for Human Rights on May 26th 2011
Shibli Alayssami, 87, a prominent Syrian politician, retired from all political activities since 1992, went missing amid “mysterious circumstances,” from the town of Aley , Lebanon. He disappeared after he left his daughter’s house, at 4.30, for a walk.
He’s believed to be held in Syria.
Ya Libnan, June 15 2011, No word on whereabouts of missing Syrian opposition leader
Now Lebanon, August 16 2011, Where is Shibli al-Ayssami?
Syrian Emergency Task Force, July 21 2011, SYRIAN REGIME’S LIMITLESS CRUELTY USING 80 YEAR OLD grand father…
States Time, October 16 2011: Syrian embassy slammed over kidnappings in Lebanon
Date: February 25, 2011
L’Orient-Le Jour, March 11, 2011, Disparition de 3 opposants syriens a Beyrouth.
October 19, 2011 - According to An-Nahar Newspaper, “the family of the Syrian Al-Jassem brothers [who were abducted in Lebanon] dropped the lawsuit that they had filed for the abduction, and said that their sons are present in Syria.” Cf. article.
November 13, 2011 – According to the Lebanese Institute for Democracy and Human Rights, Jassem Merii al-Jassem, one of the four Syrian brothers kidnapped in Lebanon, has died in a Syrian prison (reported by MTV). Cf. article in NowLebanon and in naharnet.con.