Switzerland Should Suspend UNHRC Nomination of Jean Ziegler Ahead of Tomorrow’s Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 29 September 2002: Jean Ziegler receives Qaddafi Human Rights Prize—and $100,00 award   GENEVA, Sept. 29 – Switzerland should temporarily suspend its “problematic” nomination of Jean Ziegler for re-election tomorrow to the UN Human Rights Council, “until questions are …

Issue 607: U.N. Dictators & Their Apologists

 Wall Street Journal TV Interview: “U.N. Dictators & Their Apologists” Saudi Arabia, China, Russia, Cuba seek re-election to UNHRC AGAIN: Swiss nominate Jean Ziegler to be UN rights expert—even though he was the UN agent of serial rapist Muammar Qaddafi CLICK FOR VIDEO  GENEVA, Sept. 21, 2016 …

UN Nominee Given 72 Hours to Confess Lies on Qaddafi Prize

PRESS RELEASE Accusation: UN rights council nominee Jean Ziegler engaged in massive cover-up over his role in creating & receiving the Muammar Qaddafi Human Rights Prize UN Watch demands Ziegler apologize for lying to the Swiss people and FM Didier Burkhalter, or will release damning dossier, new photo & …

UN Ambassador Samantha Power: Jean Ziegler “Unfit” for UNHRC

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, Aug. 16 – Newly-appointed U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power, who became famous as a human rights activist, Harvard professor, and genocide expert, entered her first major controversy last night by declaring her opposition to the election of Switzerland’s nominee for the …

Scandal: Switzerland Nominates Top Qaddafi Supporter to UN Human Rights Council

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, Aug. 13 – Switzerland has nominated the founding spokesman of the “Muammar Qaddafi Human Rights Prize” for a position on the United Nations Human Rights Council, a move already drawing sharp controversy. Jean Ziegler, who was exposed by Swiss media in 2011 for covering up his role in …