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UN Commission Calls for Syria War Crimes Tribunal

The United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Syria is calling for the establishment of an ad hoc tribunal to bring alleged perpetrators of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Syria to account. The commission has detailed gross and widespread human rights violations in Syria as the country enters its fifth year of conflict. The four-member Commission of Inquiry says a culture of impunity is flourishing in Syria. It says those who continue to commit violations of international...

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