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“De Mistura: Your Silence was Better.”

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A protestor in Idlib last week carries a sign saying “De Mistura: Your Silence was Better.” Photo Credit: Maarra Media Center- MMC Despite warnings from the international community, the Syrian

The White Helmets Rescue and Who was Left Behind

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Photo from Wikimedia The July 22 evacuation of 98 members of the White Helmets and their families from Syria has rightly been hailed as a multilateral achievement. Canada, the UK,

Statement issued by Syrian organizations working in the fields of documentation, accountability and transitional justice in support of the work of the

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IIIM Head Catherine Marchi-Uhel speaks to attendees at a UN panel to discuss support for the Mechanism | Photo from UN Web TV Wednesday, 18 April 2018 We, the signatories to

Syria and the Collapse of the International System

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Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Russia, 2017. The three guarantors of the “de-escalation zones” in Syria. Photo from Wikipedia The past few weeks have seen the emergence of

Race to the Ballot Box: UN Must Learn from Past Mistakes, Avoid Pre-Mature Elections in Syria

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Syrians cast their vote in a controversial presidential election in 2014. Although the government claimed voter turnout was at 73%, many observers criticized the process and said the results were

Statement by Syrian human rights organizations on the invitation to the Civil Society Support Room in Geneva

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UN Special Envoy to Syria prepares to brief press | Photo Credits: Department of State On November 21, 2017, several Syrian human rights organizations received official invitations to attend the Civil

Universal Children’s Day: Syrian Children Need More Attention, Support from International Community

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Syrian refugee children attend a lesson in a UNICEF temporary classroom in northern Lebanon, July 2014- Photo Credit DFID – UK Department for International Development Today, November 20, the international community

Le Monde - Del Ponte’s Resignation and the UN’s Missteps in Syria

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Earlier this month, Carla Del Ponte, a co-commissioner of the UN Independent Commission of Inquiry (COI) on the Syrian Arab Republic, resigned, frustrated by the lack of progress in promoting

Responding to Misconceptions Regarding the IIIM

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The following article was written through the cooperation of three non-governmental organizations: Syria Justice and Accountability Centre, Syrians for Truth and Justice, and the Violations Documentation Center in Syria. Its

The Significance of Apologies and Truth-Telling in the Syrian Conflict

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Mustafa Tlass (left), photo from Wikipedia and Jihad Makdissi, photo from UN Geneva On June 27, former Syrian defense minister Mustafa Tlass, 85, died in Paris. Tlass – who served as