Countries must stop using UPR to oppose the Council’s country-specific work

Statement by UN Watch Item 6 General Debate, UNHRC 32nd Session Delivered by Ms. Charis Marantzidou, 27 June 2016 Thank you, Mr. President. UN Watch is deeply concerned by endemic misuse of the Universal Periodic Review mechanism by numerous countries. First, UN Watch deplores the use of the UPR process for mutual …