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UN to elect tyrannies to oversee human rights NGOs

GENEVA, April 16, 2018 – A Swiss-based watchdog organization today called on the world body not to elect a “rogues’ gallery of the world’s worst human rights abusers” to the 19-nation UN committee that accredits human rights organizations, including candidate countries Iran, Russia, China, Cuba, Turkey, Burundi,…

Top Tweets of the Week

Trending UN Watch tweets from this past week: Jeremy Corbyn, who in the past has repeatedly called for sanctions on Israel, advocates “negotiations” and “diplomatic efforts” with Syrian mass murderer Bashar al-Assad; in a revealing video from 2009, the British Labour Party leader famously invited…

Corbyn wants ‘dialogue’ with Assad, sanctions on Israel

Jeremy Corbyn’s latest calls for “negotiations for peace” and “a political settlement” in response to Assad gassing to death his own people are part of a pattern whereby the UK Labour Party leader calls for “dialogue” with murderers he likes, as when he called the…

Media Coverage: Syria to chair UN disarmament forum

UN Watch’s exclusive report and appeal on Syria’s upcoming presidency of the UN’s top disarmament forum sparked a global firestorm, with reactions at the U.S. State Department daily briefing and in news reports worldwide. And now this: after gassing its own people to death, #Syria to…

Syria to chair UN disarmament forum on chemical & nuclear weapons; watchdog calls on US & EU to walk out

Syrian ambassador Hussam Edin Aala, left, with Vladimir Gratchev, representative of Michael Møller, Secretary-General of the UN Conference on Disarmament, Geneva, Sept. 3, 2014. GENEVA, April 9, 2018 – Despite accusations that it perpetrated yet another deadly chemical weapons attack on Saturday, Syria will next month…

Video: “Why is the U.N. defining Judaism as a war crime?”

Why is the U.N. defining Judaism as a war crime? 37th Session of the U.N. Human Rights Council March 2018 Click here for YouTube Transcript: Jordan: The Arab Group urges the High Commissioner to publish the names of these corporations Egypt: We urge the High Commissioner to…

Britain’s Stiffening Spine Against UNHRC’s Anti-Israel Bigotry

Britain switched another of its votes during the annual UN Human Rights Council assault on Israel, switching from Abstain to No on one of the five resolutions. In last year’s March 2017 session, Britain exercised its first No vote in recent years — on an…

Same Day: UN Women’s Rights Commission Condemns Israel, Welcomes Saudi Arabia

The UN’s 45-member Commission on the Status of Women, meeting in its 2017 annual session, singled out Israel as the only country in the world subjected to a condemnatory resolution on women’s rights. Britain changed its vote from an abstention last year to a No…

UNHRC’s Assault on Israel

UNHRC Assault on Israel – 37th Session, March 2018 The UN Human Rights Council’s main 2018 session concluded with 1 resolution on North Korea, 1 on Iran, 2 on Syria, and 5 on Israel. These 5 resolutions criticize Israel only, and make no mention of abuses…

China’s UN rep spies on dissident, interrupts UN testimony three times

GENEVA, March 20, 2018 – The Chinese government today interrupted UN testimony (see below) by one of its most well-known former political prisoners, who took the floor on behalf of the Geneva based human rights group UN Watch, as he addressed the 47-nation Human Rights Council in…

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