Most of the UN news as the bloodshed in Syria continues has been a case of too little, far too late. This, however, is slightly more promising:
A United Nations panel has delivered a list of Syrian officials who could be investigated for crimes against humanity.
Experts commissioned by the UN say army officers and government officials are responsible for human rights violations…
The evidence against some senior Syrian army officers and government officials is such that the team has sent a list of their names and their alleged crimes to the UN human rights commissioner. [BBC]