EU Parliament condemns human rights violations in Syria and Iraq; communists disapprove global campaign against ISIL

Today, the European Parliament adopted a non-binding resolution that condemned the violation and abuse of human rights committed in relation to the insurgent group Islamic State (IS) within Syria and Iraq. The resolution also called for more humanitarian aid and for more assistance to be given to the millions suffering as a result of the crisis.

The final vote on the resolution was not done by roll-call. Continue Reading