(AP) - European diplomats were pressing Friday for the U.N.'s top human rights
body to propose a war crimes probe into last week's killing of over 100 civilians
in Syria, a move that would be fiercely resisted by Russia but also is viewed
with misgivings by Full
human rights are to be protected, and the rule of law to prevail, the days of
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime are numbered. Until then, the
massacres will continue.
May 25 th , the Syrian government murdered over 100 people, the
majority women and children, in Houla. Tanks...
Qatar (AP) - The leadership of Syria's main opposition group in exile is an
all-male affair after elections failed to promote a single woman to the
decision-making group of 41 members. Some of the female delegates at the Syrian
National Council conference in the Qatari capital of Doha rushed...
Syrian Attorney Mohammed Haj
Hussein is attempting to create an impartial legal system in territory held by
rebels. The goal is to provide justice that has been lacking in President
Bashar al-Assad's authoritarian regime.
On a positive note, the new
system relies upon an impartial judiciary...