Human Rights Council Thirty-seventh session

26 February–23 March 2018

Agenda item 1

Organizational and procedural matters

Russian Federation,* Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of): amendment to draft

resolution A/HRC/37/L.1

37/… The deteriorating situation of human rights in Eastern Ghouta, in the Syrian Arab Republic

After paragraph 2, insert a new paragraph reading

2 bis. Expresses its concern at the violence committed by armed groups in Eastern

Ghouta, in particular the deliberate shelling of civilians, civilian objects and diplomatic

premises in Damascus;

* State not a member of the Human Rights Council