HRC 19/1 - Escalation of human rights violations in Syria

The escalating grave human rights violations and deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic

adopted 1 March 2012

On 29 February and 1 March 2012 the Human Rights Council held an urgent debate on the escalating and grave human rights situation and deteriorating humanitarian situation in Syria. At the end of the debate the Human Rights Council adopted a resolution condemning the violations and stressing the importance of accountability and the need to end impunity.

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