Western Nations Expel Syrian Envoys

By: Tuesday May 29, 2012 1:20 pm

The US has expelled Syria’s top diplomat in Washington, just one of many Western countries to throw out Syrian envoys after the Houla massacre. The name missing from that list is Russia, whose Foreign Minister yesterday said that the rebels share the blame with the government for the massacre. This Russian roadblock prevents serious action by the UN Security Council.

 

Houla Massacre Renews Attention on Syrian Tragedy

By: Sunday May 27, 2012 6:00 pm

The United Nations has returned to the issue of Syria today, after a massacre in villages near the flashpoint city of Homs that killed at least 116 people, including 32 children.

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