Cameroon set to win seat on UN‘s top human rights body, despite abuses

Cameroon’s dictator: President Paul Biya Cameroon’s bid for a seat on the UN’s top human rights body should be rejected, as it fails to meet the basic membership criteria. The election of 18 new countries to the Human Rights Council will be held at the…

Bahrain set to win seat on UN‘s top human rights body, despite abuses

Bahrain’s bid for a seat on the UN’s top human rights body should be rejected, as it fails to meet the basic membership criteria. The election of 18 new countries to the Human Rights Council will be held at the UN in New York tomorrow,…

Bangladesh set to win seat on UN‘s top human rights body, despite abuses

Above: Bangladesh police crush student protests  Bangladesh’s bid for a seat on the UN’s top human rights body should be rejected, as it fails to meet the basic membership criteria. The election of 18 new countries to the Human Rights Council will be held at…

Somalia set to win seat on UN’s top human rights body, despite abuses

    Somalia’s bid for a seat on the UN’s top human rights body should be rejected, as it fails to meet the basic membership criteria. The election of 18 new countries to the Human Rights Council will be held at the UN in New…

The Philippines set to win seat on UN ‘s top human rights body, despite abuses

The Philippines bid for a seat on the UN’s top human rights body should be rejected, as it fails to meet the basic membership criteria. The election of 18 new countries to the Human Rights Council will be held at the UN in New York…

Transcript & letter: Nikki Haley resignation

Transcript of Nikki Haley White House Press Conference, Oct. 8, 2018 See resignation letter below  AMBASSADOR HALEY: Well, I want to say — first of all, I want to thank the President for just, you know, allowing us to come out and talk to you this…

UN to elect 6 more abusers to rights council on Friday, NGOs protest

  REPORT ON UNHRC CANDIDATES FOR 2019-2021 TERM GENEVA, October 8, 2018 – Ahead of Friday’s UN election of 18 nations to its highest human rights body, a coalition of non-governmental human rights groups from Europe, the U.S. and Canada today called on UN member states…

NGOs urge opposition to election of rights abusers at UNHRC

Six candidates deemed “Unqualified”: Bahrain, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Eritrea, Philippines & Somalia GENEVA, October 8, 2018 – Ahead of Friday’s UN election of 18 nations to its highest human rights body, a coalition of non-governmental human rights groups from Europe, the U.S. and Canada today called on…

UN rights council report glorifies Venezuela’s Maduro regime

In the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council that ended last week, not a single country spoke out when shameless propaganda for Venezuela’s Maduro regime was legitimized in the form of an official expert report, written by Alfred de Zayas, who recently completed…

UNRWA suddenly complains of Gaza protests when they’re the target, as European managers flee to Israel

  Germany’s Matthias Schmale, UNRWA’s Gaza chief (left) with UNRWA school principal Ahmad Nasser (right),  who on Hitler and Jews says “he should not have left any of them.” GENEVA, Oct. 2, 2018 – UNRWA’s European managers fled Gaza into Israel yesterday under threats from their…