Diego Arria at UN Watch Inaugural New York Gala

Ambassador Diego Arria, member of the UN Watch International Advisory Board

As you can see, there’s not much to add about what UN Watch means for the whole world. That’s why I feel so proud and so happy not only to be here, but to be part of the Advisory Board of this organization that I met a few years back in Geneva. I was impressed that they were providing the slot of time that they had at the Human Rights Council to give it to my country, and to other countries that were suffering so much all over the world.
I became then a fan of the organization and a fan of Hillel Neuer, whom I find really a powerhouse in Geneva.
You know, I come from a small country, Venezuela, which for many years was an example of democracy and freedom all over the world and at the United Nations.
I don’t have to explain to people in this hall what it means to lose 5 million people. Venezuela has the largest diaspora in contemporary times: it’s about 15% of our population we have lost because they have been running away from a criminal, who is actually harming and hurting our people.
There are so many complaints about the Venezuelan regime at the International Criminal Court, at the International Court of Justice, all over the world, and always you will find UN Watch as our main partner in this.


Share on facebook
Share on twitter


In the News

UN Watch in the News — August 2021

UN Watch was quoted in multiple media outlets during August 2021 on topics including: UNRWA responds to UN Watch report; Afghanistan falls to the Taliban;

Top Tweets Afghanistan

Telling The Truth About The Taliban

As the Taliban took control of Afghanistan, many worldwide turned to UN Watch for the truth about the misogynistic terrorist group. Below are some our

In the News

UN Watch in the News — July 2021

UN Watch was quoted in multiple media outlets during July 2021 on topics including: International Criminal Court opens war crimes investigation into Israel; Human Rights

UN Watch’s Top Tweets in July 2021

Trending UN Watch tweets from July: Iranian plot to kidnap dissident Masih Alinejad in New York foiled by FBI; Israeli and Saudi judokas embrace after