Hadeel is a Jordanian journalist for Syria Direct. She previously published reports at Al Jazeera net and The New Arab. She focuses on investigative reporting and is interested in asylum and human rights issues.
A recent decision by Jordan’s Ministry of Interior allows Syrians resettled in Europe to visit Jordan. The move cancels the five-year entry bans Jordan generally issues to Syrian refugees resettled by the UNHCR.
Described by the regime as “one of the most comprehensive,” al-Assad’s latest amnesty decree again excludes political prisoners, including those forcibly disappeared by government forces and security services.