Saudi Arabia sponsors own UN resolution on Yemen to preempt investigation of war crimes

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Following is an open letter from UN Watch’s Hillel Neuer to Human Rights Watch chief Ken Roth, which went viral on Facebook. Dear Ken Roth

Saudi Salman and BanSaudi Arabia has sponsored its own softball UNHRC resolution on the Yemen conflict in order to supplant a Dutch-led draft resolution that would dispatch the UN rights office to investigate possible war crimes by the Saudis, Iran-backed Houthis and others.
For more on the U.S. position, informed by its direct support for the Saudi-led bombing attacks in Yemen, see this AP report.