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.
The UN Security Council is split over whether to refer reports of war crimes in Syria to the International Criminal Court.
Opposition from Russia and China means the accused are unlikely to appear at the international war crimes court soon.
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Showbiz World - December 26, 2014