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Posts Tagged: United Nations Human Rights Council

July 27, 2022 3:45 pm

Jerusalem Slams UN Official Who Questioned Israel’s Membership, Railed at ‘Jewish Lobby’

The Israeli Mission to the United Nations (UN) in Geneva has expressed outrage following a UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) investigator's comments about the undue...

June 16, 2022 8:55 am

Bill Seeking to Disband UN Probe Into Israel Gains Momentum in Congress - A bill seeking to disband the United Nations Human Rights Council’s probe into Israel is gaining momentum in Congress, the Jewish Insider reported on Wednesday. The Commission...

October 31, 2021 8:17 am

At the UNHRC, Why Not Focus on Countries With Egregious Human-Rights Records? - The United States was again elected this month to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) after an absence of more than three...

June 23, 2021 12:20 pm

Under US Pressure, Israel Supports UN Text Condemning China’s Abuses

i24 News - Israel on Tuesday signed a statement presented to the United Nations Human Rights Council urging China to allow "immediate, meaningful and unhindered...

March 24, 2021 5:16 pm

UN Human Rights Council Passes Four Anti-Israel Resolutions With EU Support

The United National Human Rights Council passed a total of four anti-Israel resolutions condemning Israel's settlement activity in the West Bank and other policies, as...

February 8, 2021 11:20 am

Biden Administration Moves to Rejoin UN Human Rights Council

US President Joe Biden's administration will reengage with the United Nations Human Rights Council, three years after former President Donald Trump withdrew over what his...

June 20, 2020 1:36 pm

Pompeo Accuses UN Body of Hypocrisy After Condemnation of US Police Brutality

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused the United Nations Human Rights Council of hypocrisy on Saturday after the organization condemned racism and police brutality...

March 22, 2019 8:34 am

UN Rights Forum Condemns Israel Over Gaza Border Violence

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday condemned Israel's "apparent intentional use of unlawful lethal and other excessive force" against civilian protesters in Gaza,...

August 27, 2018 10:39 am

Bolton: US to Cut Its Funding to UN Human Rights Council - US National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Thursday that the United States plans to cut its funding to the United Nations Human Rights...

June 27, 2018 7:16 pm

Head of Human Rights Watch Knocked for Using ‘Antisemitic Dog Whistle’

The executive director of Human Rights Watch accused the White House this week of following an "Israel First strategy" by withdrawing from the United Nations...

March 8, 2018 11:08 am

UN Rights Chief Denounces ‘Climate of Intimidation’ in Egypt Before Vote

The UN human rights chief said on Wednesday there was a "pervasive climate of intimidation" in Egypt in the run-up to this month's presidential elections marked...

September 28, 2017 12:38 pm

Top US Jewish Group Slams UN Threat to Blacklist Companies for Doing Business With Israeli Settlements - The World Jewish Congress (WJC) on Wednesday slammed threats by the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to blacklist 150 Israeli and international companies...

September 13, 2017 11:29 am

Some of Israel’s Largest Companies to Be Included on UN Settlement ‘Blacklist’ - Some of Israel’s largest companies, including Teva and Coca Cola Israel, are slated to be included on a “blacklist” to be published by the...

March 15, 2017 10:38 am

Secretary of State Tillerson Threatens US Will Leave UNHRC If There’s No ‘Considerable Reform’ - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has warned that without “considerable reform” of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), the US might withdraw from that body. Addressing...


Jordan Holds Vote to Expel Israeli Ambassador Flaunting Image of...

The Jordanian Parliament on Wednesday voted to expel Israel’s ambassador to Jordan while displaying an image showing all of Israel...


Huwara Survivor Calls on Israeli Government to Prevent Next Attack - The Israeli man seriously wounded in Sunday’s shooting in Huwara spoke to the public on Tuesday for the first time since the incident, saying it was a “miracle”...

Middle East

Report: UAE Plans to Reduce Diplomatic Contact with Israel

i24 News - The United Arab Emirates is considering reducing the level of its diplomatic representation in Israel following Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich's remarks that "the Palestinian people do...

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