UN chief "rejects" Falk remarks, which "undermine credibility and work" of UN

Statement read out at today’s daily UN press briefing by Martin Nesisky, spokesman of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: We were asked yesterday about Professor Richard Falk’s latest commentary. I can tell you the Secretary-General has seen the commentary and he has been briefed on it. The …

US slams UN rights official for "offensive" remarks on Boston bombings, calls for him to go

Outraged by Richard Falk’s highly offensive Boston comments. Someone who spews such vitriol has no place at the UN. Past time for him to go. — Susan Rice (@AmbassadorRice) April 24, 2013 GENEVA, April 23, 2013 – Geneva-based monitoring group UN Watch commended US Ambassador Susan Rice for …