Killings in Syria `must stop`: UN chief

Last Updated: Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 21:18

Syria: UN chief Ban Ki-moon called Thursday on the Syrian regime to stop the killings in its crackdown on anti-government protests, stressing that "we cannot go on like this."

"In Syria meanwhile, the killing continues. This must stop," said the UN secretary-general.

"I call on the Syrian leadership to deliver on its commitments and to allow our UN humanitarian assessment team and the human rights fact-finding mission mandated by the Human Rights Council in.

"It`s time to see progress here. We cannot go on like this," said Ban.

Bureau Report



First Published: Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 21:18

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