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Palestinians urge U.N. Security Council resolution on ceasefire
World Bulletin

U.N. Security Council considers Gaza ceasefire resolution

By By | Reuters By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Jordan circulated to the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday a draft resolution calling for an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and the withdrawal ... Yahoo! Canada, 17 minutes ago
Press TV

Top S. Asian countries refuse visas for UNHRC committee probing SL

Five South Asian countries expressed their objection to the United Nations Human Rights Council's international investigation into Sri Lanka by refusing the UNHRC team visas to enter these countries to conduct the probe. The countries are India, ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News22 hours ago Special Session of the Human Rights Council on the Gaza Strip: establish an independent commission of inquiry into violations of international law committed during Israeli Operation Protective Edge and ensuring accountability  Fidh12 hours ago Israel violating human rights  Press TV3 hours ago UN Human Rights Council to hold session on Gaza  ITV.com1 day ago

India to be more supportive of Sri Lanka at UN: Swamy

India will be far more supportive of Sri Lanka's position at the United Nations Human Rights Council than ever before, former Union Cabinet Minister and the chairman of the BJP Committee for Strategic Action Subramanian Swamy said here on Monday. ...
 The Hindu1 day ago Sri Lanka announces probe into military's alleged rights abuses during Tamil conflict  Asiaone5 days ago Sri Lanka opposes UN-backed war crimes probe  Sify1 month ago Sri Lanka would have not faced any resolution if President Rajapaksa was servile to Western countries Top UN official  Independent Television Network8 hours ago

Data retention 'neither necessary nor proportionate': UNHRC

The United Nations Human Rights Council has rejected claims by governments across the world that mandatory data retention is required for national security protection. The statement came in a report (PDF) released overnight by the council into ...
 ZDNet5 days ago British lawmakers bring back UK data retention  ZDNet4 days ago

UN condemns Australia for return of Lankan asylum seekers

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has criticized the deportation of 41 Sri Lankan asylum seekers by Australia.Australian High Court had blocked the deportation of 153 asylum seekers from Sri Lanka, reports the Daily Mirror.Authorities ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago U.N. decries reports Australia handing back Sri Lanka Tamil asylum seekers  Sify2 weeks ago

U.N. Rights Council Calls Meeting on Gaza Conflict

:50 The U.N. Human Rights Council said it will hold an extraordinary meeting on Wednesday to discuss Israel's ongoing military offensive in Gaza. Monday's announcement followed the deadliest day of fighting between Israel and Hamas in six ...
 Naharnet1 day ago UN rights council calls meeting  Business Recorder21 hours ago UN rights council calls meeting on Gaza conflict  ZeeNews.com1 day ago UN human rights chief & digital mass surveillance  GlobalSecurity.org5 days ago
Business Standard

Report "Operation Blue Star" accepted by UNHRC

ted Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has accepted a report on the 1984 "Operation Bluestar", a code name given by the Indian Army for a security operation to flush out militants from the Golden Temple complex in Amritsar. The report was tabled during the ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago

Kenya: UN seeks equitable approach to solve IDP situation

New York, May 8 : The United Nations independent expert tasked by the Human Rights Council to look into conditions of internally displaced persons (IDPs) on Wednesday ended his visit to Kenya with a call for a more rigorous and equitable approach to solving ...
 New Kerala2 months ago
Caribbean News Now!

Latvia presents its human rights council priorities

On July 15 in New York City, Deputy Permanent Representative at the Permanent Mission of Latvia to the United Nations Inese Freimane-Deksne briefed UN member nations and representatives of NGOs on Latvia's priorities, reported BC Latvia MFA. At ...
 The Baltic Course5 days ago Suriname and US ambassadors to the United Nations hold bilateral talks  Caribbean News Now!6 days ago
Bahrain News Agency

Palestinians seek U.N. inquiry into Israel assault on Gaza

GENEVA (Reuters) - Palestinians asked the United Nations on Tuesday to investigate into "all violations" of human rights and humanitarian law that they say have been committed by Israel during its military offensive in Gaza. The draft resolution is ...
 Yahoo! News2 hours ago Palestine State urges world to end Israeli war crimes  Bahrain News Agency12 hours ago
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