Laila Muhammed – Xeber24.net
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:
A- On the full penalty imposed.
B. For two thirds of the punishment for misdemeanors.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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