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U.N.'s Pillay says Syria death toll likely near 70,000

Pillay has said that the death toll in Syria is probably now approaching 70,000. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay has said that the death toll in Syria is probably now approaching 70,000. In early January, Pillay said that 60,000 people in Syria had died ...

13/02/2013 - 13:05 - comment 0

U.N. head of human rights condemns torture in Syria

Navi Pillay, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human ... Commissioner for Human Rights , Navi Pillay, recently denounced the widespread use of torture in Syria , the Associate Press reports. Pillay says her office gathered reports of a “broad pattern of torture ...

14/04/2014 - 14:09 - comment 0

U.N: Over 5000 killed in Syria

Navi Pillay United Nations High Commissioner for Human ... Navi Pillay United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said, over 5,000 people have been killed in the uprising against the Syrian regime. Navi Pillay added some 14,000 people have been arrested and 12,400 fled ...

15/12/2011 - 08:25 - comment 0

UN: ISIS committing ethnic cleansing

The UN high commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay ... The UN high commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay, says the ISIS terrorists have committed crimes against humanity by killing hundreds of Shia prisoners in the Iraqi city of Mosul. Pillay said ...

26/08/2014 - 18:55 - comment 0

Syrian government slams UN's opposition "bias"

Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay is biased towards the opposition, slamming her recent accusations ... Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay for being biased towards Syria opposition and accusing Damascus of committing human rights violations. Pillay's comments are "part of an orchestrated pressure ...

09/04/2014 - 08:47 - comment 0

U.N. Human Rights Chief urges Hamas to halt executions

U.N. Human Rights Chief Navi Pillay on Wednesday urged Hamas to halt post-Eid public executions. U.N. Human rights Chief Navi Pillay ... the AFP reported. Miss Pillay has urged Hamas to stop impending executions.  “I am deeply concerned ...

14/08/2013 - 16:00 - comment 0

UN slams Israeli plans to resettle Bedouins

UN Human rights chief Navi Pillay "alarmed" ... human rights chief Navi Pillay on Thursday slammed Israeli plans to resettle up to 40,000 Bedouin ... communities in the Negev, is being pushed through the Knesset,” High Commissioner for Human Rights Pillay said ...

26/07/2013 - 14:24 - comment 0

Over 60,000 Syrians dead since conflict began

(pillay said that 60000 people syria had died, increasingly sectarian civil war) ...

Blogs Roundup - 03/01/2013 - 01:33 - comment 0

Syrian regime ups offensive on last rebel stronghold in Qalamoun

caused Syria’s envoy to label her a “lunatic.” Navi Pillay said violations by Syrian government forces “far outweigh” those by armed opposition groups. Pillay briefed the 15-member U.N. Security ... to be referred to the International Criminal Court. Pillay said monitors in her office and investigators ...

09/04/2014 - 08:00 - comment 0

Fighting sin with sin, the twisted morals of rapists in the Syrian conflict

for Human Rights Navi Pillay said, in the first official recognition of the phenomenon in Syria. Over ... as permissible,” UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said, in the first official recognition of the phen ...

19/05/2013 - 09:52 - comment 0