EU should reject UN Gaza report in tomorrow’s vote

U.S. & UK military experts tell UN: Gaza report is seriously flawed British Colonel Richard Kemp, second from left, with UN Watch executive director Hillel Neuer. United Nations, Geneva, June 29, 2015 GENEVA, July 1 – The EU should adopt a principled position and oppose a PLO-drafted resolution that, …

Today’s UN Debate: World Military Experts to Contradict Gaza Report in Geneva Session

PRESS RELEASE Senior U.S. and UK Officers to Address UNHRC Plenary, Media, Rights Activists LIVE WEBCAST: TODAY, JUNE 29, FROM 11:15 AM EST TO 1:00 PM unwatch.org/gazaresponse Addressing UNHRC plenary and press corps: Maj-Gen. Michael Jones, Lieutenant-Colonel Geoffrey S. Corn, and Col. Richard Kemp GENEVA, …

Today: UN Emergency Debate on Gaza Creates New Goldstone Report, Condemns Israel for “Gross Human Right Violations”

PRESS RELEASE CLICK HERE FOR MUST-SEE VIDEO GENEVA, July 23, 2014 – The Palestinian ambassador to the UNHRC, together with Iran, Syria, Egypt, Cuba and Venezuela tried but failed to silence UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer during today’s UN Emergency Session on Gaza, as he defended …

UN Readies Syrian-Sponsored Resolution Condemning Israel for “Violating Human Rights in the Golan”; UN Watch Takes the Floor

PRESS RELEASE Surreal UN text ignores mass atrocities of Assad regime, demands Israel hand control of Golan to merciless Syrian army GENEVA, March 14 – At the UN Human Rights Council on Friday, Syria accused Israel of violating human rights of children in the Golan, while diplomats met in another chamber on …

NGO Slams Iranian Non-Compliance in UN Human Rights Council Review

PRESS RELEASE Geneva, June 10,  2010 — The Geneva-based UN Watch, a non-governmental human rights group, expressed disappointment today that it was removed from its top spot on the coveted list of speakers for today’s UN Human Rights Council review of Iran’s human rights record. (See below written …

NGO in UN Debate Slams Syrian Diplomat for Blood Libel, Calls on World Body to Condemn “Anti-Semitic” Remarks

PRESS RELEASE Syria: Israeli hatred teaches children to sing “With my teeth I will rip your flesh, with my mouth I will suck your blood” Geneva, June 9,  2010 — In a speech today to the United Nations (see full text below) the Geneva non-governmental human rights group UN Watch, which is affiliated …

UN Watch Slams ‘Toothless’ Resolution on Congo, in Speech to UN Rights Council Special Session

PRESS RELEASE Geneva, December 1, 2008 — UN Watch, a Geneva-based human rights monitoring group, slammed an African-sponsored resolution on Congo that praises the Kinshasa government — whose troops stand accused of mass rape, murder and other atrocities — for its alleged “cooperation” …

UN Watch to Rights Council: Durban II Draft ‘Breaches Red Lines’, Iran Has ‘Racist Policy’

PRESS RELEASE Tehran Responds, Accuses UN Watch of ‘Misinforming Council,’ ‘Distorting Reality on the Ground’ Geneva, June 20, 2008 —   A “non-paper” by the planners of next year’s UN conference  on racism singles out Israel for opprobrium and breaches Europe’s red lines, UN …

Richard Falk, Supporter of 9/11 Conspiracy Theories, Begins Post as UN’s Palestine Expert

PRESS RELEASE Rights Council President Rejects Egyptian Bid to Delete Challenge from the Record Geneva, June 16, 2008 — Today the UN Human Rights Council welcomed former Princeton professor Richard Falk as the new expert to oversee its standing investigation into “Israel’s violations of the …

UN Watch Lauds UN Resolution Deploring Burmese Repression, Tells Human Rights Council to Mark Gandhi’s Birthday

PRESS RELEASE Geneva, Oct. 2, 2007 — UN Watch today welcomed the adoption by a UN Human Rights Council emergency session of a resolution “strongly deploring” the “violent repression of peaceful demonstrations” in Burma. However, “we were disappointed that the final text was watered …