UN Watch Mourns Board Member Jeane Kirkpatrick

PRESS RELEASE Geneva, December 8, 2006  — UN Watch Chairman Alfred Moses and Executive Director Hillel Neuer today issued the following statement:   UN Watch mourns the passing of former U.S. Ambassador Jeane Kirkpatrick, a member of the board of the non-governmental organization since its founding in …

UN Watch Congressional Testimony and Report on Human Rights Council

PRESS RELEASE Geneva and Washington, September 6, 2006 — Testifying this afternoon before the United States Congress, UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer will deliver a 40-page report by the Geneva-based organization, entitled “Reform or Regression?” , documenting a serious crisis of …

Jean Ziegler’s Campaign against America: A Study of the Anti-American Bias of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food

Key Findings Jean Ziegler, the U.N. Special Rapporteur on the right to food, is abusing his mandate to further his extreme anti-American political agenda at the expense of addressing the world’s food emergencies.  He should be removed and replaced with an individual who will impartially, objectively and …

Issue 122: U.S. Senate Urges Suspension of Sudan from UN Commission on Human Rights

The United States Senate recently adopted a unanimous resolution (S.Con.Res. 137) calling upon the State Department to demand the immediate suspension of Sudan from the UN Commission on Human Rights.  The suspension would be in effect until Sudan meets all of its obligations as determined under Security Council …

Issue 27: NATO’s use of force in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

On the final day of the UN Commission on Human Rights, Mary Robinson, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, criticized NATO’s use of force in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, saying: “Under the [UN International Criminal] Tribunal’s statute, the Prosecutor may investigate war crimes committed by …