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Negotiations should end the conflict and bring political transition in Syria

Negotiations should end the conflict and bring political transition in Syria, urged the World Council of Churches and Pax Christi International in a joint statement issued 15 March.

16 March 2016

The World Council of Churches and Pax Christi International urgently appeal to all involved parties to demonstrate good will and to take part in negotiations in Geneva. A fundamental ingredient for peace, political will, has been lacking in Syria. We call upon those governments with influence in this conflict to address the root causes of so much death and destruction that has driven so many people from their homes and continues to do so.

Download : WCC_Syria_statement_March_2016.pdf