Commission of Inquiry on Syria: civilians bearing the brunt of the “unrelenting spiral of violence”
18 September 2012-- The Commission of Inquiry on Syria alerts the Human Rights Council on escalating levels of violence and renews its call for a diplomatic resolution of the conflict in Syria...
||More human rights abuses in Syria as conflict escalates - Commission of Inquiry|
28 June 2012 --The Commission of Inquiry on Syria presents its report to the Human Rights Council on the events in Al-Houla, amidst fears of further militarization of the crisis and worsening human rights violations in Syria...
||UN Human Rights council holds a fourth special session to discuss the Syrian crisis|
1 June 2012 -- In a statement read on her behalf by Marcia V.J.Kran, Director at the UN Human Rights office, Pillay called for an “immediate end to all forms of violence and human rights violations by all parties.”...
||The Human Rights Council calls on the Syrian Government to immediately end attacks on civilians|
1 March 2012 -- Condemning the continued widespread and systematic human rights violations in Syria, the Human Rights Council passes a resolution calling for an immediate end to all human rights violations and attacks against Syrian civilians...
||Syria in turmoil – the UN Human Rights Council acts again |
5 September 2011 -- Allegations of human rights violations arising from this year’s demonstrations in Syria are to be investigated by an international commission of inquiry acting on behalf of the Human Rights Council...
||Human Rights Council: Stop human rights violations in Syria|
5 May 2011 -- UN Human Rights Council requests Syria to stop all human rights violations, and asks the UN Human Rights office to dispatch an investigative team...