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04 Jun 2012
Resolution S-19/1 (Syria and El-Houleh) A/HRC/RES/S-19/1

The HRC condemns the killings of civilians in el-Houla, Syria by pro-regime elements and a series of Government artillery and tank shellings, calls upon the Syrian government to uphold its Responsibility to Protect its population, and requests the Commission of Inquiry to conduct an investigation into the events.

Adopted with 41 in favor, 3 against, and 2 abstentions.