Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Syria: Brutal assault on Homs must end

Headline Title:  Syria: Brutal assault on Homs must end 08 February 2012 Russia and other countries with influence over Syria must act urgently to stop the bombardment of Homs, Amnesty International said today. More than 200 people have been killed in Homs since Friday, the majority of them unarmed victims of shelling and shot by snipers. While Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov yesterday met with President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus, Syrian security forces’ unrelenting bombardment of Homs continued and has since intensified. Amnesty International called on Russia to make it…

Read complete article
© Amnesty International -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter