Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urging UN Security Council to refer Syria situation to International Criminal Court
- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is again urging the U.N. Security Council to refer the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court for investigation of possible war crimes.
The U.N. chief told reporters Monday that he was "deeply disappointed" at the lack of unity on Syria in the Security Council, demonstrated by Russia's veto Saturday of a Western-backed resolution demanding an immediate bombing halt, especially over Aleppo and the defeat of a rival Russian resolution which didn't mention ending the bombing.(Excerpt) Read more at: bigstory.ap.org ...
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