Democratic self-administration issued a general amnesty on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr

Laila Muhammed –

On the occasion of the approaching blessed Eid Al-Fitr, the General Council of Democratic Self-Management for Northern and Eastern Syria today issued a general amnesty u for crimes committed before the date of 5/17/2020 and according to the following:

A general amnesty will be issued for crimes committed before the date of 5/17/2020 according to the following:

Article 1:

A- On the full penalty imposed.

B. For two thirds of the punishment for misdemeanors.

Article 2:

In felonies:

A – life imprisonment is replaced with a temporary prison sentence of twenty years.

B. For half of the temporary prison sentence.

A for the full life or temporary punishment of a convict with incurable disease.

D. Aira for the criminal description of the act, not the sentence imposed.

Article 3:

The provisions of the amnesty are excluded:

A – rape crimes.

B – Drug trafficking and promotion crimes.

C- Terrorist crimes.

D- convicts who disappeared from view and escaped from justice unless they surrendered themselves within sixty days from the date on which the amnesty took effect.

Article 4:

The convicted person does not benefit from the provisions of this pardon only after the personal right or reconciliation has been forfeited from the existence of a personal prosecution in criminal offenses. As for misdemeanor crimes, it is sufficient to deposit the amounts awarded

Article 5:

A – The Social Justice Council shall set up a medical committee to examine the beneficiaries of the provisions of paragraph (c) of Article Two of this pardon based on a request submitted by the beneficiary within a period not exceeding fifteen days from the date of its enforcement.

B- The reports of the medical committee shall be approved by a decision of the joint presidency of the Social Justice Council.

Article 6:

Fees and fines imposed for the crimes covered by the provisions of this amnesty are collected, and the convicts are not released until after their performance.

Article 7:

This amnesty shall be published in the Official Gazette and shall take effect from the date of its issuance by the General Council in the Self-Administration of Northern and Eastern Syria. ”

Translation: Selava Omar

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