Outrage in US, UK, Canada, over UN pick of Penny Green & Michael Lynk to investigate “Israel’s violations”

Opposition is growing worldwide to the UN Human Rights Council’s selection of two anti-Israeli activists, Penny Green and Michael Lynk, as top candidates for a six-year post to investigate “Israel’s violations.” See: UN Watch’s comprehensive report exposing extreme bias of Penny Green …

Human rights must not be forgotten amid Myanmar’s positive steps towards democracy

Statement by UN Watch UPR of Myanmar UNHRC 31st Session, 17 March 2016 Delivered by David Choueke Thank you, Mr. President. UN Watch remains deeply concerned about the ongoing human rights situation in Myanmar. We call attention to three areas of particular concern in the report that is before us today. First, we …

UN Human Rights Council circulates 5 anti-Israel resolutions before vote next week

  Syrian ambassador to the UN, Bashar Ja’afari SYRIA may be entering its sixth year of a civil war in which hundreds of thousands have died at the hands of the murderous Assad regime, the medieval barbarism of ISIS and the indiscriminate barrel-bombing of Putin’s warplanes, but that has not stopped …