Stop the Blockade in Aleppo
  • Petitioning John McCain

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Senator
John McCain
Human Right Dept. Arab League
Director
Secretary General
Dr. Nabil El Araby
Arab Peace & Security Council
Director
Woman Unit
Director
Family Dept
Director
UNHRC
Mr. Vincent Cochetel, Director
World Food Program
Ms. Krystyna Bednarska
Head of Liason Office
Ambassador Lahebib Adami
Deputy Head of Mission
Mr Abdel Hakim El Rifai
First Secretary
Ms. Zoubida Ziani
ICRC Delegation
Mr MOECKLI Olivier, Director
Texas State Senate

Stop the Blockade in Aleppo

    1. Roger Colombik
    2. Petition by

      Roger Colombik

      San Marcos, TX

 

A blockade by the rebels in government held areas has greatly increased the trauma to the citizens in western part of the city and has significantly escalated the famine there. There is no more food or water for the majority of the estimated over 1.5 million people caught in this conflict. Basic medicines and supplies are also gone. Attention needs to be focused upon the daily lives of the citizens, not the politics nor media hyperbole nor history of the conflict.  A major effort to address this situation must be undertaken for the people trying to survive without the very basic necessities of life. The attention of the world needs to be upon those still alive and suffering daily from the war, not on the media and government numbers games at estimating fatalities.

As of July 17 there was confirmation that supply trucks have once again been allowed into the city but it must be pointed out that the provisions of 100 supply trucks will not go far in the distribution to the great number in need.  I am calling for the permanent end to the blockade as it is a war crime against the citizens of Aleppo.  Food not bombs.  Medicine, not bullets.  Just simple compassion to those in need.

 

 

To:
John McCain, Senator
Director, Human Right Dept. Arab League
Dr. Nabil El Araby, Secretary General
Director, Arab Peace & Security Council
Director, Woman Unit
Director, Family Dept
Mr. Vincent Cochetel, Director, UNHRC
Ms. Krystyna Bednarska, World Food Program
Ambassador Lahebib Adami, Head of Liason Office
Mr Abdel Hakim El Rifai, Deputy Head of Mission
Ms. Zoubida Ziani, First Secretary
Mr MOECKLI Olivier, Director, ICRC Delegation
Texas State Senate
Stop the Blockade in Aleppo

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    • Jonathan Shannon NEW YORK, NY
      • about 1 month ago

      Save Aleppo! Stand up on the side of humanity!

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    • Nazelie Kassabian OXFORD, UNITED STATES
      • about 1 month ago

      Humanitarian values !!!

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    • Agha Tareq H Khaan KARACHI, PAKISTAN
      • 5 months ago

      to save the innocent people

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    • Erika Propst AUSTIN, TX
      • 8 months ago

      safety and security are basic human rights, and should not be willfully withheld from any citizen of the world.

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    • Meryl Epstein PHOENIX, AZ
      • 9 months ago

      Violence breeds violence, a focus on peace can make a difference.

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