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UN Human Rights Chief Seeks Campaign to 'Discredit ISIL'

UNHRC Chief welcomes broad signals of cooperation from SL gove...

United Nations Human Rights Council Chief Prince Zeid Al Hussein yesterday said his recommendation to defer the report on Sri Lanka until the 30th session of the council was based on his assessment of the changing context in Sri Lanka, the broad ... Sri Lanka Daily News, 22 hours ago

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Nations seek progress in Geneva despite tensions

The ceiling of room XX, the main human rights conference hall at the Geneva UN headquarters, painted by Spanish artist Miquel Barceló. (Keystone) It's been a busy week for the March session of the Geneva-based council. In all, 93 heads of ...
 Swiss Info2 hours ago Human Rights Watch Appeals for U.N Help in Taking Care of Displaced Zimbabwe Flood Victims  VOA News1 day ago COUNCIL DISCUSSES MEASURES THAT CAN BE ADOPTED BY STATES IN ADDRESSING THE EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON HUMAN RIGHTS  United Nations Office at Geneva7 hours ago HRC must strike fair balance between all human rights day ago
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UN rights chief denounces world powers over abuses

GENEVA — The United Nations rights chief on Thursday delivered a blunt critique of global powers, including the United States, in a report warning that many of the measures adopted by governments in the name of protecting national security ...
 Boston Globe14 hours ago UN rights chief deplores killing of protesters in Egypt  Zee News1 month ago As police, protesters clash in Egypt, UN rights chief urges end to excessive use of force  Sify1 month ago

Iran hints might be open to 10-year partial freeze of nuclear work

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attends the 28th Session of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations in Geneva March 2, 2015. Credit: Reuters/Denis Balibouse (Reuters) - Iran's foreign minister on Thursday suggested ...
 Reuters21 hours ago Iran hints might not reject 10-year partial freeze of nuclear work  Sharenet1 day ago

Top UN official calls for enforcing human rights amid rising tide of extremism

UNITED NATIONS, March 5 (APP): The world may be at a turning point as violent extremism and intolerance remain pervasive across the spectrum of global society, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said Thursday as he urged Member ...
 Associated Press of Pakistan23 hours ago Africa: Govts Must Enforce Rights Amid Rising Tide of Extremism - UN Rights Chief  AllAfrica.com23 hours ago Member States must enforce human rights amid rising tide of extremism - UN rights chief  BusinessWeek1 day ago Your views - Member States must enforce human rights amid rising tide of extremism UN rights chief  Pacific Islands News Association14 hours ago

Latest UN report shows growing levels of human rights violations in Ukraine

UN Security Council First published: Part of: Foreign affairs and UK Mission to the United Nations, New York Statement by Ambassador Mark Lyall Grant of the UK Mission to the UN, at the Security Council Ukraine Humanitarian and Human Rights ...
 Government UK2 hours ago UNSC report reveals horrors in North Korea  Business Standard2 months ago The Himalayan Times  Himalayan times2 months ago U.S. at U.N. calls N.Korea 'living nightmare;' China overruled  First Post.com2 months ago
Inter Press Service

42 Human Rights Groups Slam Indonesia's Death Penalty

Asia-Pacific , Civil Society , Crime & Justice , Human Rights , IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse , Newsbrief UNITED NATIONS, Mar 4 2015 (IPS) - More than 40 human rights groups from around the world have penned an open letter to Indonesian President ...
 Inter Press Service1 day ago Syrians Have No Faith in International Community to Solve Human Rights Crisis  Inter Press Service2 days ago Worsening Humanitarian and Human Rights Catastrophe Torments Syria  NewsBlaze2 days ago U.N. Member States Accused of Cherry-Picking Human Rights  Inter Press Service3 days ago

The Georgian Foreign Minister has met the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

the Georgian Foreign Minister, Tamar Beruchashvili, within the framework of the 28th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, met the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Raad Al-Hussein. At the meeting, the importance of ...
 Finchannel.com1 day ago Thailand's Firm Commitment to Promoting Human Rights  The Government Public Relations Department1 day ago Venezuelan FM reports "conspiracy" before the United Nations  El Universal Venezuela1 day ago The Georgian Foreign Minister continues her visit in Geneva within the framework of the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council  Finchannel.com2 days ago

Bali Nine: Indonesia flags death penalty moratorium at United Nations

Indonesian diplomats have told a global human rights summit that a moratorium on the death penalty could be reintroduced - just as the country prepares to execute drug criminals, including Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran. The ...
 Melbourne Age1 day ago
VOA News

UN Official: Fight Against Terrorism Must Not Violate Human Rights

GENEVA— The United Nations' top human rights official warns the fight against terror must not be used as an excuse to undermine democracy and human rights. In a major speech to the 47-member U.N. Human Rights Council, Zeid Raad al-Hussein said ...
 VOA News1 day ago Africa: Wildlife Crime Deters Sustainable Development, Threatens National Security, Deputy SG  AllAfrica.com1 day ago Africa: 'Early Action Prevents Violations, Averts Human, Political Catastrophes'  AllAfrica.com2 days ago JORDAN KING ADDRESSES THE NATION  NAM News Network2 days ago
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