Syria: Procedures followed by government authorities for calling a person to military service, including the documents that are issued and the name of the government offices involved
|Publisher||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Ottawa|
|Publication Date||5 April 2007|
|Citation / Document Symbol||SYR102396.E|
|Cite as||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Syria: Procedures followed by government authorities for calling a person to military service, including the documents that are issued and the name of the government offices involved, 5 April 2007, SYR102396.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/47d6547ac.html [accessed 10 December 2013]|
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Oral sources: Consular officials at the Embassies of Syria in Ottawa and Washington did not provide information within the time constraints of this Response.
Internet sites, including: Al Bawaba, Amnesty International (AI), Asylum Law, British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), European Country of Origin Information Network (ecoi.net), Global Security, Human Rights Watch (HRW), International Strategic Studies Association, The Middle East Network Information Center (MENIC), Middle East Review of International Affairs [Herzliya], Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), SyriaLive.net, Syria Gate, Syria Human Rights Committee (SHRC), Syria Ministry of Information, Syria Online, United Kingdom (UK) Immigration and Nationality Directorate, War Resisters International.