I wanted to write a post about this crazy world, and to try to figure out how on earth it is possible that Syria would be a declared candidate for the UN Human Rights body in 2013.
Exiled opposition groups tried to forge a common vision for a transition in Syria as they met in Cairo as the UN rights chief accused both the regime and opposition of "serious" violations. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi... Read Post
Syria is now in a state of civil war with a death toll "much more" than 4,000, according to the UN. Navi Pillay, the body's high commissioner for human rights, said increasing numbers of defecting soldiers were taking up arms agains... Read Post