Syrian civil war in photos
January 2nd, 2013
09:53 AM ET

U.N. Commissioner: 60,000 killed in Syria since March 2011

At least 60,000 people have been killed in Syria since March 2011, U.N. Human Rights Commissioner Navi Pillay said on Wednesday, based on an analysis conducted by the U.N. Human Rights Office.

Here are some of the stories behind those numbers.

soundoff (One Response)
  1. MikeG

    And what? America fills this number easily in a year. 31,347 of people shot in america in 2012

    January 2, 2013 at 10:08 am | Report abuse | Reply

Post a comment


CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.