Letter to the Arab League Secretary General regarding Emergency Meeting on Syria

We read your statement on August 7 in which you called on Syrian authorities to “immediately cease violent actions and security campaigns” against their people. We are writing to urge you to follow up by coordinating with member states to convene an emergency meeting of the foreign ministers of the Arab League member states and demand that Syria’s authorities allow expeditious and unhindered access for international humanitarian agencies and workers, and cooperate fully with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in their investigation of human rights violations committed in Syria.

His Excellency Nabil al-Arabi

The Secretary General

League of Arab States

Cairo, Egypt


Your Excellency:

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