23.06.2011 21.Siwan, 5771
David Grossman, Salman Rushdie urge UN to condemn Syria
Seven famous authors, including Umberto Eco, Amos Oz and Bernard-Henri Levy, send letter to UN Security Council urging it to adopt resolution condemning Assad's 'crimes against humanity.'
Seven well-known authors, including Salman Rushdie and Umberto Eco, have sent a letter to the United Nations Security Council urging it to adopt a resolution condemning Syria for a crackdown on its citizens.
Britain, France, Germany and Portugal have drafted the resolution, which condemns President Bashar Assad's government, but does not impose sanctions or authorize military action….