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"We saw this happen in other settings last year, I think it is going to happen in Syria," she told reporters at the end of the meeting. "We also know from many sources that there are people around Assad who are beginning to hedge their bets - they didn't sign up to slaughter people."
Their vetoes prompted a particularly strong reaction from Clinton.
"It's quite distressing to see two permanent members of the Security Council using their veto while people are being murdered - women, children,
Originally posted by SeekerofTruth101
War monger or humanitarian, the fact remains - hundreds of innocent UNARMED civilians were MURDERED BRUTALLY, simply because they excercised that human right to plead for succor from their leaders, and were met with hails of bullets, torture, and much repression.
As innocent and unarmed innocents die, needlessly and senselessly in the hands of a brutal dictator hell bent on holding on to power, supported by a hell lot bunch of selfish bootlickers, it is only natural to fight back in defense, but the rebellion are no match for the firepower, stolen off the taxpayers hard earn funds, and supported by IMPERIALIST CCP China gov and Tyrant Putin.
Everyday, hundreds die as repression of our fellow human brothers and sisters in Syria continue. We can claim ignorance, of past genocides to jews, africans in darfur, somalia, rwanda, etc. BUT today, in our highly connected mobile world, DARE we claim indifference and still look into our own reflection and call ourselves 'civilised humans', while such sufferings goes on on other parts of the world that we all mankind share?
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Foreign Ministry has voiced support for a humanitarian cease-fire in Syria.
The ministry's spokesman, Alexander Lukashevich, said Wednesday that Russia is supporting the International Committee of the Red Cross's call for a daily two-hour cease-fire to provide aid to the population of Syria.
Lukashevich says Russia is using its contacts with both the Syrian government and the opposition to help settle humanitarian issues. He also reaffirms Moscow's proposal to send a special United Nations envoy to Syria to help coordinate the delivery of humanitarian aid.
Russia and China have vetoed two Security Council resolutions backing Arab League plans aimed at ending the conflict and condemning President Bashar Assad's crackdown on protests.
Originally posted by LittleBlackEagle
Hillary throws a tantrum because china and russia won't go along with securing the dollar as a world currency in the mideast. nothing new here.