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Posts Tagged: Human Rights Council

October 28, 2022 12:31 pm

What The Kanye West Scandal Can Teach The UN - The Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan offered a telling quip during a debate last week at the international body concerning the...

June 14, 2022 10:08 am

The UN Human Rights Council Does More Harm Than Good

Monday, June 13, marked the opening of the 50th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC). The two main speeches of the day...

June 13, 2022 1:54 pm

‘Enough With the Bias’: 22 Countries Sign Declaration Against UN Probe Into Israel

A group of 22 countries, led by the US, have signed a declaration criticizing an open-ended probe established by the UN Human Rights Council into...

June 7, 2022 3:18 pm

‘Waste of Money’: Israel Bashes UN Probe Blaming ‘Occupation’ of Palestinian Areas for Continued Conflict

Israel has dismissed the findings of a United Nations commission report which blamed the country’s “perpetual occupation” of Palestinian territory as the “key root” of...

October 30, 2021 10:27 am

Israel Ambassador Rips Up UNHRC Report During Speech

i24 News – Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations Gilad Erdan tore up the United Nations Human Right Council's annual report while at the podium. A...

August 24, 2021 2:23 pm

‘The Women of Afghanistan Must Be Heard’: Israel’s Ambassador to UN Demands Equal Rights for Afghans at Human Rights Council

Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva urged member states to safeguard the rights of women and girls in Afghanistan following the takeover of...

May 31, 2021 2:02 pm

Israel Summons Mexican, Philippine Ambassadors Over Votes Supporting UNHRC Probe Into Gaza War

Israel has summoned the ambassadors of Mexico and the Philippines after they both voted in favor of a resolution by the United Nations Human Rights...

May 27, 2021 3:24 pm

Israel Rejects ‘Outrageous’ Probe Approved by UN Rights Council After Gaza Conflict

Israel outrightly rejected a resolution adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Thursday to open an ongoing investigation into alleged human rights...

August 23, 2018 9:02 am

Chair of UN Probe of Gaza Border Violence Quits Less Than Month Into Job

Former war crimes prosecutor David Crane, an American who was named only last month to lead a UN investigation into violence in Gaza this year,...

March 25, 2018 10:10 pm

British Jews Hail UK Vote Against Anti-Israel Resolutions at United Nations

The leading representative group for British Jewry praised the United Kingdom for voting against two anti-Israel resolutions at the United Nations Human Rights Council. The UNHRC...

December 15, 2017 11:39 am

Who Really Cares About Palestinian Human Rights? - During the past decade, social media has emerged as a primary tool for activists hoping to drive change on a wide variety of topics....

July 3, 2015 3:44 pm

US House Committee on Foreign Affairs Chairman Slams UNHRC for Anti-Israel Resolution

Chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs Ed Royce (R-CA) lambasted the United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday for adopting a resolution condemning Israel over alleged war crimes during last summer's...

June 23, 2015 1:44 pm

Israeli Watchdog Criticizes UN Gaza War Report for Sourcing From Non-Transparent NGOs

Several of the nongovernmental organizations that fed the United National Human Rights Council with information leading to its allegations of Israeli and Hamas war crimes...

June 22, 2015 3:35 pm

Major Jewish Groups Lambaste ‘Deeply Unfair’ UN Report on 2014 Gaza War

A wide array of Jewish groups condemned on Monday a U.N. report that accused Israel and Hamas of committing possible war crimes from either side of...


UK Intel Says Russia Used Over 70 Iran-Made Drones in Ukraine in March

i24 News - Russia has reportedly launched at least 71 Iranian-made Shahed drones against Ukrainian targets since the beginning of March, Britain’s Defense Ministry said on Sunday. According to UK intelligence,...


Party Pressure Mounts on Netanyahu to Pause Judicial Overhaul

A top lawmaker from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party echoed on Sunday a call by the defense chief to pause a contested judicial overhaul, and raised the possibility...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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