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 viral tweets on the crisis.

Western Reactions

Our tweets on naive diplomatic appeals to the Taliban sparked a firestorm.

UN Silence

UN Watch called out the pitiful reaction of the UN, including Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

Human Rights Council Calls Special Session

When the Human Rights Council did eventually react, it was led by Pakistan, which resulted in a shockingly watered-down resolution that failed to mention the Taliban by name.

Taliban Could Join Top UN Women’s Rights Body

UN Watch called out the delayed response from the UN Human Rights Council, and exposed how the Taliban are poised to inherit membership of UNESCO, the UN agency charged with safeguarding world heritage, as well as Afghanistan’s existing memberships of ECOSOC and the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

Woke Hypocrisy

Woke leaders like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and Ben and Jerry’s failed to condemn Taliban atrocities. Swedish foreign minister Ann Linde reacted to criticism by blocking Hillel Neuer on Twitter.

Taliban and Islamist Human Rights Abuses

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