Rights group in Syria are calling on international organisations to pressure all actors in the Syrian civil war to reveal the fate of tens of thousands of missing people who have disappeared over the course of the conflict.
Suad al-Ali, leader of a human rights organisation and a major presence in recent demonstrations, was shot dead on Tuesday in central Basra. Suad was a key female figure in the organisation of the recent protests.
In 2014 Tunisia set up the "Truth and Dignity Commission" (IVD) which has the mandate to investigate human rights violations between 1957-2014. The first court case concerns forced disappearance of Kamel Matmati, who was arrested in 1991.