Syria - Khalil Ma'Touq - July 2013 - Summary

The Law Society of Upper Canada voices its grave concern over the ongoing imprisonment of human rights lawyer Khalil Ma'touq. 

 Khalil Ma'touq is a prominent human rights lawyer in Syria. He is the Executive Director of the Syrian Centre for Legal Studies and Research. Khalil Ma'touq provides legal assistance to victims of human rights violations in Syria, including the defense of hundreds of political prisoners, prisoners of conscience and journalists.

Letter of intervention