25 Sep 2014
Resolution 27/16 (Syria) A/HRC/RES/27/16

On 25 September 2014 the Human Rights Council adopted a resolution condemning the grave deterioration of the human rights situation and the indiscriminate killing and deliberate targeting of civilians in Syria. The resolution strongly condemned all violations and abuses of international human rights law and all violations of international humanitarian law committed against the civilian population, and demanded that the Syrian authorities "meet their responsibilities to protect the Syrian population."