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UN Human Rights Council Votes To Condemn Syria's Use of Foreign Fighters in Battle Against Rebels

That'll show 'em


GENEVA — The U.N. Human Rights Council voted to condemn the Syrian regime's use of foreign fighters in the battle-torn town of Qusair and ordered an urgent probe into deaths there. Thirty-six of the council's 47 member states voted in favor.

The United Nations Human Rights Council went into an emergency session on Syria on Wednesday to debate a draft resolution to end fighting around the strategic town of Qusair.