[JURIST] The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) [official website], in an emergency special session on Friday, publicly condemned [text, PDF] the violence used by Syrian authorities against peaceful protesters. Additionally, the council has immediately called for a full investigation of "all alleged violations of international human rights law" in Syria. The council’s probe into Syrian violence is a direct endorsement of a US resolution [press release] calling for intervention in Syria to address more than 500 deaths since March. The…