The UN human rights office said they have been asking for the referral of the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC), but they also want the resolution on Syria to focus not only on chemical weapons, but the over 100,000 victims of conventional weapons. UNTV
The judge of the trial chamber seized with the case against William Samoei Ruto and Joshua Arap Sang, issued a special reminder on the importance of witness protection and of possible sanctions for an act or attempted act that is considered an offence against the administration of justice.
This week $2.4 billion was pledged at the "New Deal" conference onSomaliainBrussels. Although there have been setbacks, progress is being made under the one-year old federal government led by president Hassan Sheik Mohamud. UN AU/ IST
The United Nations marked the International Day of Peace with a call to invest in education that encourages children to embrace global citizenship based on values of tolerance and diversity. UNTV