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UNHRC continues anti-Israel bias, ignores real violations, turns mandate on its head

The recent United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) report that alleges “Israeli soldiers committed violations of international human rights and humanitarian law… and may …

NZ groups respond to US exit from UN ‘cesspool of political bias’

This week US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, announced the US withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC). Haley stated that …

New Zealand out of step with traditional allies at UN [again]

The speech from Ms Jillian Dempster, New Zealand’s permanent representative to the UN, at the 28th special session of the Human Rights Council was …

United Nations Human Rights Council discriminates with proposed blacklist

In March, 2016, the United Nations Human Rights Council voted on a proposal from the Palestinian Authority to create a “blacklist” of companies operating …