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Finally Some Justice for Sri Lanka?

The Human Rights Council takes action.

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Why a North Korea ICC Case is Not as Far Fetched As You Might Think

China may yet support an ICC investigation in DPRK

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What Can the UN Do About Egypt?

The UN human rights systems may kick into gear.

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How to Keep Bad Guys Off the Human Rights Council

Western Europe should be leading by example. It’s not.

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image from freedom house Dar Al-Shifa hospital (seen partially to the right of the frame) was bombed by a plane. The hospital had been bombed and shelled more than 20 times and was clearly a target for the Assad forces. The hospital had turned into a symbol of resistance.

5 Shocking Human Rights Abuses Exposed By UN Syria Report

The human rights situation in Syria has spiraled out of control.

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Human Rights Council Elections Today. USA Faces Tough Re-election Bid

The General Assembly votes today on membership to the UN Human Rights Council. 18 of the Council’s 47 seats are up for grabs.

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