UN Watch quotes for human rights votes today on Iran, Burma, North Korea

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, Nov. 21 – Following are quotes from Hillel Neuer, UN Watch executive director, on the UN General Assembly Third Committee votes Monday on resolutions condemning human rights abuses in North Korea, Burma and Iran.  For additional quotes and comments, please call Hillel Neuer at (646) …

Issue 324: An Iranian ‘human rights’ wrong: Also on board are North Korea and Cuba

An Iranian ‘human rights’ wrong: Also on board are North Korea and Cuba A ploy by Tehran that has nothing to do with freedom BY HILLEL NEUER Monday, November 21, 2011   Global conferences inaugurating a “human rights” center in Iran this week will boost a growing campaign by anti-Western states at the …

North Korea opens disarmament plenary as Canada boycotts & 28 groups protest

PRESS RELEASE North Korean ambassador So Sepyong (left) presiding over the Conference on Disarmament (CD), Geneva, August 4, 2011. Next to him is Kassym-Jomart Tokayev (right), Director-General of the UN’s European Headquarters who serves as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament. More photos …