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Amnesty International accused President Bashar al-Assad`s forces on Monday of perpetrating war crimes as part of a siege in southern Damascus which has killed nearly 200 people, mostly by starvation.
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A UN panel probing war crimes in Syria reported today that people around the country are systematically vanishing without a trace as part of a widespread campaign of terror against civilians.
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The world has been grappling with how to deal with the Syrian war ever since protests against President Bashar Assad erupted in March 2011.
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The UN Security Council is split over whether to refer reports of war crimes in Syria to the International Criminal Court.
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Opposition from Russia and China means the accused are unlikely to appear at the international war crimes court soon.
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Syria agreed, however, to respect freedom of expression and investigate deaths of thousands of peaceful protestors.
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