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Case Information: Marwan al-'Ush
Marwan al-'Ush
DATE OF BIRTH:1956
COUNTRY:Syria
PROFESSION:Geological Engineer
DATE OF ARREST:January 15, 2008
STATUS:Released
 

On July 15, 2010, upon completion of his 30-month prison term, Syrian geological engineer Marwan al-'Ush was released from 'Adra Prison.  Of the six cases of members of the National Council on the Damascus Declaration for Democratic National Change undertaken by the CHR, Mr. al-'Ush is the last to be released from custody.  For background information on the "Damascus Declaration" prisoners and the four health professionals who were released from prison last month--Walid al-Bunni, Yasser al-'Eiti, Feda'a al-Horani, and Ahmad To'meh--please click here.  Medical doctor Kamal al-Mwayel was released from prison on September 18, 2008.

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