26th Commemoration of the 1988 Halabja Chemical Weapons Attack



Today 17th of March 2014 has begun a private session to remember of 26th year of chemical bombing on the City of Halabjeh with the participation of 31 Ambassador of the Countries, that they are the membres of the human rights Concil of the United Nation, an international Organisations which have rights of Consultation in the Council, Personnalités and the activistes of human rights, Non Gouvernement Organisations and the Représentative of Kurdish
political Parties in Geneva Switzer land the permanent Seat of United Nation for human rights.

This Session which organized by 10 human rights Organisation and the iraqi Représentative in the United Nation. In this case, it is the first Session about Halabjeh that at the Seat of United Nation in Geneva which has been held.

In this special Session, it has been one Minute sillent to respect of tragic Sacrifies of Halabjeh. After that the Speakers ex plain about the murdering of Peoples and the effa cts of chemical weapons for the killing of the Kurds in Iraq.
In contiuing this Session we have heared the Wittnesses inclouding one of résident of Halabjeh, who lost all Family´s member (in this chemical bombing) and also one turkish Photo Journalist, that he was presented in the area in that days and had this criminal act against humanities registered with his Photos. They all explained their tragic memories in this days.

The Personalities who had spoken in this Session are as Follow :
1-  Mr. Charles Garvice, human rights Activist
2-  Alexandre Fasel , Représentative of Switzer land in the human rights Council
3-  Mr. Jarmo Sareva. Director, Geneva Branch, UN Office for Disarmament Affairs
4-  Mrs. Maria Angela Zappia, ambassador of the European Union to the U.N. in Geneva
5-  Mrs. Kaspar Haller, responsable des affaires politiques, Société pour les peuples menacés
6-  Mr. Mohammad Sabir Ismail, the Permanent Representative of Iraq to the United Nations Office at Geneva
7-  Mr. Ramazan Ozturk Photojournalist and Wittnes murdering in Halabjeh
8-  Representative of groupe 16/3
9-  Representative of the Minister of Human Rights in Iraq
10- Mr. Adnan Eskandar Wittnes of chemical bombing in Halabjeh
11- Mr. Asso Qader, Juges in searching and the Président of Juges in the case of Anfal in Halabjeh.
Also the reading of the Iraqi Foreign Ministre Messages through the Iraqi gouvernement Représentative and the minister of martyrs and anfal affairs of Kurdistan region by Video.

The two officials apeal on United Nation Organisation, to recognize officialy the case of chemical
bombing of Halabjeh and the Anfall as a Murdering the generations against the Kurdish- Nation through Iraqi gouvernment of Saddam Hossein.

In the continuing of Session, the Participants support the case and wanted seriously to stop this kind of crime and pro tact of living inviroment of Halabjeh area.
During the Session it has been showed several Video of chemical bombing and the Picture of Sacrifies People and those whom injourned until today. This anti humanitairy and Crime Act would be never forgoten.
It is to mention that the most of Participant wishes to develops the case of Halabjeh and  emphsize that the Kurds should tried internationalize this case and be active in this


ZAGROS HUMAN RIGHTS CENTER
17 Mar 2014


Halabja commemoration

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