Nikki Haley: ‘Outrageous’ for Security Council to fail to condemn Hamas rocket attacks against Israeli civilians

U.N. Security Council Emergency Meeting on Gaza Remarks of U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley May 30, 2018 Thank you, Madam President, and thank you, Special Coordinator Mladenov, for your briefing. The United States called this meeting today to talk about the dangerous and destructive activities of the terrorist …

UN to elect tyrannies to oversee human rights NGOs

GENEVA, April 16, 2018 – A Swiss-based watchdog organization today called on the world body not to elect a “rogues’ gallery of the world’s worst human rights abusers” to the 19-nation UN committee that accredits human rights organizations, including candidate countries Iran, Russia, …

Britain’s Stiffening Spine Against UNHRC’s Anti-Israel Bigotry

Britain switched another of its votes during the annual UN Human Rights Council assault on Israel, switching from Abstain to No on one of the five resolutions. In last year’s March 2017 session, Britain exercised its first No vote in recent years — on an absurd resolution condemning Israel for violating …

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UNHRC’s Assault on Israel – 37th Session, March 2018 The UN Human Rights Council’s main 2018 session concluded on Friday, March 23rd, with 1 resolution on North Korea, 1 on Iran, 2 on Syria, and 5 on Israel. These five resolutions criticize Israel only, and make no mention of abuses by Hamas or the …

UN Watch in Algemeiner: “UN Watchdog: Aid Cuts Should Be ‘Part of a Focused US Strategy to Reform and Ultimately Dismantle UNRWA’”

(Source: Algemeiner,”UN Watchdog: Aid Cuts Should Be ‘Part of a Focused US Strategy to Reform and Ultimately Dismantle UNRWA,’” March 15, 2018) by Benjamin Kerstein The head of a prominent UN monitoring group expressed hope on Thursday that recent US cuts to the global body’s Palestinian refugee …