The Canadian Press

2016-05-31 | Cda Syria

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Retired Canadian general Romeo Dallaire says the genocide in Rwanda is being repeated right now in Syria, and the world isn't doing enough to stop it. Dallaire was part of a delegation today that brought forensic photos to Parliament Hill depicting the atrocities committed by the regime of President Bashar Assad on civilians in Syrian prisons. (Naomi Kikoler, deputy director of Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide in Washington, says the world needs to do for the Syrian people what it failed to do for the Jews during the Holocaust.)

Date: 2016-05-31
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << two pictures through scenes we hope to bring to the attention of parliamentarians and Canadians of the true suffering of human beings that are caught in the middle of this Maelstrom that we are fiddling with instead of trying to resolve >>