US slams Syria, Iran bid for Human Rights Council - Israel News, Ynetnews
 
ynetnews
web


   Israel News

Israel News
World News
Israel Opinion
Jewish
Israel Business
Israel Culture
Israel Travel
Breaking News

 

US slams Syria, Iran bid for Human Rights Council

Published: 07.11.13, 22:00 / Israel News

The United States says that Syria and Iran don't deserve positions on the UN's Human Rights Council because they are under investigation themselves.

 

Syria and Iran are candidates to join the 47-nation Geneva-based Council. US UN Ambassador Rosemary DiCarlo told reporters Thursday that "attempts by either country to join the Human Rights Council are highly inappropriate, given the Human Rights Council's existing mandates to investigation human rights violation in these countries, their egregious records on human rights, and their ongoing cooperation to suppress democratic aspirations in Syria." (AP)

 

  PrintPrint  Send to friendSend to friend   
Tag with Del.icio.us Bookmark to del.icio.us




 

RSS RSS | About | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of use | Advertise with us | Site Map

Site developed by  YIT Advanced Technology Solutions

 
פיקוד העורף התרעה במרחב:
    רשימת יישובים במרחב