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Israel to join UN Human Rights Council on week after UN's Ban calls Jewish settlements "cause for grave concern"

the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) as a member of the European Bloc, after the Jewish state ... Israel will join the United Nations Human Rights ... periodic review of its human rights record, and accused the council of being anti-Israeli. However, ...

01/12/2013 - 13:33 - comment 0

Israel considering renewing ties with UN Human Rights Council

in reenweing cooperation with United Nation Council on Human Rights,  Israel became the first state ... Israel's interest in reenweing cooperation with United Nation Council on Human Rights,  ... weeks in an attempt to reinvigorate cooperation with the UN Human Rights Council with the aim to engage ...

24/10/2013 - 11:17 - comment 0

UN urged to review Jordan's human rights record ahead of council vote

Council. Human Rights Watch called on the UN to pressure Jordan to lift restrictions on freedom of expression before considering its bid for a seat on the UN Human Rights Council, according to AFP.  Ahead of Thursday's United Nations Human Rights Council meeting ...

23/10/2013 - 15:32 - comment 0

Human rights report calls Egypt's Rabaa al-Adawiya crackdown "brutal and outrageous"

The National Council for Human Rights held a press ... injured. The National Council for Human Rights held a press conference on Monday ... News, Egypt) The National Council for Human Rights held a press conference on Monday to release ...

18/03/2014 - 11:23 - comment 0

U.N. official says Israel's policies in West Bank, Gaza "amount to apartheid, ethnic cleansing"

to amount to “apartheid.” Richard Falk, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights ... body’s Human Rights Council on Mond ... Rights Council on Monday. "Through prolonged occupation, with practices and policies which ...

25/02/2014 - 14:05 - comments 2

Ban Ki-Moon suggests Jordan's Prince Zeid for UN human rights commissioner

that Prince Zeid replace Navi Pillay of South Africa as the United Nations human rights chief based in Geneva, the world ... representative to the United Nations (UN), has been nominated as UN high commissioner for human rights. ... high commissioner for human rights. His Royal Highness Prince Zeid , ...

09/06/2014 - 14:50 - comment 0

Human Rights Organizations Want Tunisia Human Rights Record Reviewed by EU

the National Council on Liberties in Tunisia (CNLT) and the Tunisian Human Rights League (LTDH) to function ... on the Association Council ‘'to carry out as soon as possible a joint evaluation of respect for human rights ... The London-based human rights watchdog, Amnesty ...

18/05/2010 - 19:40 - comment 0

Iranian Ambassador rejects U.N. report on human rights

Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) Mohsen Naziri-Asl rejected the report prepared by Ahmed Shaheed, ... to the UNHRC, rejected a U.N. report on human rights in Iran Tuesday. Iran has dismissed a recent report by the United Nations’ special rapporteur on the Islamic Republic’s human rights ...

18/03/2014 - 15:27 - comment 0

7 protesters hunger strike inside Human Rights office in Egypt

activists protesting inside the offices of the National Council for Human Rights in Cairo. According ... are here to get protection from the National Council for Human Rights after the injustice done to us ... then to fear?” No official in the rights council was available for comment. Members of the watchdog were ...

08/09/2014 - 20:03 - comment 0

Israel boycotts UN human rights review after criticism of settlements

body's regular review as part of its mission to cut all contacts with the Human Rights Council. Israel became the first country to boycott a regular review by the UN Human RIghts Council , when ... the first country to boycott a regular review by the UN Human RIghts Council, when they refused to comply ...

30/01/2013 - 10:33 - comment 0