Hama, Syria, July 17, 2018. The headquarters of the military police of the Syrian government forces can be seen in the city of Hama, central Syria. People sit under trees in the yard of the headquarters to visit their arrested sons. Earlier, the Syrian government forces arrested people at checkpoints in Hama without informing the people that they were wanted for compulsory recruitment. The military police used to notify the wanted by notes delivered to mukhtars of residential neighborhoods.