After Praising Sri Lanka for Killing 40,000 Civilians, The U.N. Must Atone

Testimony delivered before the UN Human Rights Council by UN Watch executive director Hillel Neuer, March 26, 2014. After Praising Sri Lanka for Killing 40,000 Civilians, The U.N. Must Atone Today, in the form of the compelling report we have just heard, and the resolution that is before us, this Council faces a …

Exclusive: Under Arab pressure, UN set to reject vetted nominee, instead pick Indonesian with partisan record as next Palestine investigator

PRESS RELEASE Diplomats say that Indonesia’s former UN envoy is slated to become the next Human Rights Council monitor for Palestinian issues, but his objectivity is being questioned  Indonesia’s former UN ambassador Makarim Wibisono is shortlisted to become a UN human rights monitor, but his …