UN Watch Issues Report Card of UN Human Rights Council Inaugural Session

PRESS RELEASE Geneva, June 30, 2006 — UN Watch issued a Report Card (see below ) grading the performance of the UN Human Rights Council’s inaugural 2-week session, which has just concluded.  “Despite some encouraging indicators,” said Hillel Neuer, executive director of the Geneva-based …

A Brief Arguing in Favor of Israel’s Admission into the Western European and Others Group

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY             In order to facilitate the work of the United Nations, its member states are divided into five regional groups.              Israel is the only member state of the UN which is actively excluded from joining a regional group.             This exclusion …