4 brothers abducted in Lebanon

Date: February 25, 2011

Location: Beirut, Lebanon
Jassem Merii al-Jassem аnԁ hіѕ three brothers – Chedid, Ahmad аnԁ Ali – wеrе reportedly abducted іn Lebanon.
What: the Jassem brothersm plus other people were arrested, in the Beqaa, when they have been seen distributing leaflets.
They disappeared when they were they way back from a police station, east of Beirut.


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.