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Lilac Sigan: We Are All Responsible for the UN's Apathy

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.
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UN rights chief accused BOTH the regime and opposition of "serious" violations

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

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

UN: Deaths In Syria 'Much More' Than 4,000 - 1st Dec 2011

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

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

Syria's ambassador to the UN accuses Britain of declaring 'a diplomatic war' - 22nd Nov 2011

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Syria's ambassador to the UN accused Britain of declaring political and diplomatic war against his country by sponsoring a resolution that condemns its human rights abuses. Bashar Ja'afari said Britain, France and Germany were 'suff... Read Post


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