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Tag: Human Rights Council
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Nobel Peace Laureate David Trimble speaks in support of Israel at UN Human Rights council debate on Israeli settlements
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January 29, 2013 | 1:03 pm
Israel boycotted a United Nations review of its human rights practices, becoming the first country to do so.
Israel did not send representatives to its review session on Tuesday at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. The council was conducting its Universal...
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In debates over which candidate, Mitt Romney or Barack Obama, most supports Israel, many have made the case, including in the Journal, that the president’s staunchly pro-Israel policies speak for themselves. This debate must also include a broader...
July 13, 2012 | 10:14 am
The Obama administration noted a recent reduction in U.N. Human Rights Council actions targeting Israel in defending its decision to rejoin the body.
Paula Schriefer, the deputy assistant secretary for international organizational affairs, outlined on Wednesday what she said were...
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April 4, 2011 | 11:57 am
Richard Goldstone would have to ask the United Nations on behalf of his committee to rescind its report on Israel’s actions during the 2009 Gaza war to set such an action in motion, a U.N. spokesman said.
The U.N. Human Rights Council, which commissioned the report, has not received...
March 21, 2011 | 3:15 pm
Richard Falk, the special rapporteur of the United Nations on the Palestinians, told the U.N. Human Rights Council that Israel is committing ethnic cleansing in eastern Jerusalem.
Falk’s statements Monday to the Human Rights Council came as the council prepared a resolution...
February 22, 2011 | 8:31 am
June 2, 2010 | 11:17 am
The United Nations Human Rights Council passed a resolution calling for an independent fact-finding mission into Israel’s interception of a Gaza-bound flotilla.
Member countries continued to attack Israel Wednesday during the second day of an emergency council meeting.
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