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Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic


COMMISSION PRESS RELEASES

2015

  • UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria: No end in sight for Syrian civilians - 3 September 2015
    E

  • Press Release from the Commission of Inquiry on Syria (release of human rights defenders) - 14 August 2015
    E

  • Oral Update of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic - 23 June 2015
    E 

  • UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria: Impunity prevails as little progress is made towards securing peace and justice for Syrians - 20 February 2015
    E

2014

  • UN Commission of Inquiry: Syrian victims reveal ISIS’s calculated use of brutality and indoctrination - 14 November 2014
    E
  • Syria’s brutal war threatens international peace and security: UN commission of inquiry - 27 August 2014
    E

2013

  • UN panel concludes that enforced disappearances in Syria widespread and being used as tactic of war - 19 December 2013
    E A
  • Commission of inquiry on Syria to brief General Assembly, Monday 29 July - 26 July 2013
    English
  • Press release from the Commission of Inquiry on Syria (chemical weapons) - 6 May 2013
    English Arabic French
  • UN Commission of Inquiry releases update on Syria - 11 March 2013
    English
  • UN commission of inquiry: all parties becoming increasingly reckless with human life as the Syrian conflict drags on - 18 February 2013
    English Arabic French Spanish Russian Chinese

2012

  • Syria Commission of Inquiry releases new update - 20 December 2012
    English Arabic French
  • Syrian Government forces and anti-Government groups responsible for war crimes: UN Commission of Inquiry - 15 August 2012
    English Arabic
  • Press Release by Commission of Inquiry on Syria (Periodic Update) - 16 April 2012
    English

2011

  • The findings of the Independent Commission of Inquiry on Syria – 28 November 2011
    English
  • Members of Commission of Inquiry on Syria meet in Geneva – 27 September 2011
    English
  • President of Human Rights Council appoints International Commission of Inquiry to investigate human rights violations in Syria – 12 September 2011
    English

HRC MEETING SUMMARIES

2015

  • Human Rights Council adopts ten texts, extends mandates on Syria, Iran, Democratic People's Republic of Korea and Myanmar - 27 March 2015
    English
  • Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Syria Human Rights Council - 17 March 2015
    English

2014

  • Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogue with Commission of Inquiry on Syria MORNING/MIDDAY - 16 September 2014
    English
  • Human Rights council holds interactive dialogue with Commission of Inquiry on Syria - 17 June 2014
    English
  • Human Rights Council extends mandates on Syria, Iran, Democratic People's Republic of Korea and Myanmar - 28 March 2014
    English
  • Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogue with Commission of Inquiry on Syria - 18 March 2014
    English

2013

  • Council condemns all violations of Human Rights in Syria, urges the Government to cooperate with the Commission of Inquiry - 14 June 2013
    English
  • Council condemns gross violations of human rights by Syria, asks Commission of Inquiry to Conduct Inquiry into events in Al Qusayr - 29 May 2013
    English
  • Human Rights Council extends mandates on Syria, Iran and freedom of religion or belief - 22 March 2013
    English

2012

  • Council adopts five texts, appoints Members of Advisory Committee, Commission of Inquiry on Syria, Special Rapporteurs – 28 September 2012 (afternoon)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council extends the mandates of the Commission of Inquiry on Syria and the Independent Expert on Sudan – 28 September 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council holds Interactive dialogue with Chair of International Commission of Inquiry on Syria – 17 September 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council appoints Special Rapporteur on Eritrea, extends mandates on Côte d'Ivoire and Somalia; Adopts Resolutions on Syria, Mali, Nelson Mandela International Day and Arbitrary Detention – 6 July 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council discusses human rights situation in Syria – 27 June 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Council concludes Special session on deteriorating human rights situation in Syria and the recent killings in El Houleh - 1 June 2012 (Round-up)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council requests Commission of Inquiry to conduct a Special Inquiry in the events in El Houleh - 1 June 2012 (afternoon)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council opens fourth special session on Syria - 1 June 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council extends mandates of Special Rapporteur on Myanmar and the Commission of Inquiry on Syria – 23 March 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council concludes dialogue on Syria and begins general debate on human rights situations requiring its attention – 13 March (morning)
    English French
  • Council holds Interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on the Situation of Human Rights in Syria – 12 March 2012 (afternoon)
    English French
  • Council adopts resolution on escalating grave human rights violations and deteriorating humanitarian situation in Syria – 1 March 2012 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council holds urgent debate on Human Rights and humanitarian situation in Syria – 28 February 2012 (midday)
    English French

2011

  • Human Rights Council establishes Mandate of Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic – 2 December 2011 (Round-up)
    English French
  • Council concludes Special Session on situation of Human Rights in Syria, established mandate of Special Rapporteur for Syria - 2 December 2011 (afternoon)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council opens Special Session on Human Rights in Syrian Arab Republic – 2 December 2011 (morning)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council to hold Special Session on Syrian Arab Republic– 2 December 2011 (Background Release)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogues on Situation of Human Rights in Syria and in Sudan – 19 September 2011 (afternoon)
    English French
  • Human Rights Council decides to dispatch a commission of inquiry to investigate human rights violations in the Syrian Arab Republic- 23 August 2011 (Round-up)
    English French
  • The Human Rights Council concludes its second special session on the situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic- 23 August 2011
    English French
  • Human Rights Council debates situation of human rights in Syrian Arab Republic in Special Session - 22 August 2011
    English French