Dozens of people were buried in a mass grave in Daraya
A handout picture released by the Syrian opposition's Local Coordination Committees of Syria (LCC Syria) shows a mass grave in Daraya on August 26. AFP is using images from alternative sources. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay has called for an immediate probe into the slaughter of hundreds of people in the Syrian town of Daraya late last month. © - AFP/LCC Syria/File
Dozens of people were buried in a mass grave in Daraya
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Last updated: September 10, 2012

UN human rights chief calls for probe of Daraya massacre

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Monday called for an immediate probe into the slaughter of hundreds of people in the Syrian town of Daraya late last month.

"I am deeply shocked by the reports of the massacre in Daraya and I urge an immediate and thorough investigation into this incident," she said in an opening address at the 21st session of the UN's Human Rights Council in Geneva.

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