NCHR follows up on detained activists’ cases, circumstances

(Photo: Jordan News)
AMMAN — The National Center for Human Rights (NCHR) is following up on cases of detained activists, Commissioner-General Aladdin Armouti announced, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

In a press statement on Sunday, Armouti, said that NCHR received detainees’ families several times and listened to the details of their cases. The center also received the activists’ defense lawyers who apprised it of the legal circumstances and reasons for the arrest.

A specialized team from the NHCR visited some detainees’ families at home and recorded their complaints related to the arrests, as well as the places and conditions of their detention in Jordan’s reform centers, Armouti said, adding that the center will continue such visits to check the economic impact the arrest of activists has on their families.

He stressed that NCHR will monitor and follow up the activists’ cases in a way that guarantees justice in accordance with the Constitution and laws in force. 

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