Abdul Jawad A. K., Abdulrahman A. A., Abdoulfatah A. and Abdalfatah H. A.
Abdul Jawad A. K., Abdulrahman A. A., Abdoulfatah A. and Abdalfatah H. A. are Syrian nationals, former members of a combat unit belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra.
Abdul Jawad A.K., founding member of a combat unit belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra, and Abdulrahman A. A. and Abdalfatah H. A., who joined the unit at a later stage, have allegedly takenpart in hostilities during the capture of Raqqa.
In March 2013, together with other members of his combat unit, Abdalfatah H. A reportedly massacred 36 Syrian civil servants, who were previously sentenced to capital punishment by a Sharia court.
On 1 June 2016 Abdul Jawad A. K. was arrested by German authorities. Later, on 2 March 2017, Abdulrahman A.A. and Abdalfatah H. A. were arrested in Dusseldorf. They were formally charged with membership in a terrorist organization, murder, and war crimes, for their alleged involvement in the killing of 36 civil servants in Syria.
The trial is ongoing before the Higher Regional Court of Stuttgart.