Top Tweets June 22

UN Watch’s Top Tweets in June 2022

Trending UN Watch tweets from June: North Korea tells the UNHRC that U.S. has “worst human rights record in the world”; UN Watch nominates Iranian dissident Masih Alinejad for next UN human rights chief; Pillay Commission publishes report; LGBT activists demonstrate for Palestine; UNRWA suspends six antisemitic teachers in wake of UN Watch report; and more.

UNRWA Suspends Six Antisemitic Teachers in Wake of UN Watch Report

North Korea Tells UNHRC That U.S. Has “Worst Human Rights Record in the World”

UN Watch Nominates Iranian Dissident Masih Alinejad for Next UN Human Rights Chief

UNHRC Convenes June Session

Pillay Commission Publishes Report

Countries Voice Support for North Korea at UN Disarmament Conference

LGBT Activists Demonstrate for Palestine

Russia Bombs Ukrainian Mall

Churchgoers Massacred in Nigeria

Liking, retweeting, following: UN Watch tweets were liked and shared by thousands around the world, including by opinion leaders and celebrities such as:

  • Former UN Security Council President Diego Arria
  • Russian opposition politician Vladimir Kara-Murza & opposition activist Lyubov Sobol , Cuban human rights activist Rosa María Payá, Iranian women’s rights activist Masih Alinejad, Saudi dissident Raif Badawi, Uyghur American activist Rushan Abbas, Chinese cartoonist Badiucao, Nicaraguan political activist Felix Maradiaga, Hong Kong Watch founder and UK human rights activist Benedict Rogers
  • Israeli ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan
  • Former Canadian ambassador to the UN Louise Blais, former Canadian immigration minister Chris Alexander
  • UK MP Tom Tugendhat, Chair of the UK Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee
  • Dutch MEP Peter van Dalen, Dutch MP Gert-Jan Segers
  • Foundation for Defense of Democracies CEO Mark Dubowitz, Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies executive director Kyle Matthews, Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China coordinator Luke de Pulford, former Pakistani ambassador to the U.S. Husain Haqqani
  • U.S. actor Joshua Malina, U.S. singer David Draiman


Many journalists also liked or shared UN Watch’s tweets, including:

  • CNN reporter Melissa MahtaniWall St. Journal letters editor Elliot Kaufman, The Dispatch editor-in-chief Jonah GoldbergNational Review senior editor Jay Nordlinger, contributing editor Andrew Stuttaford & foreign affairs reporter James Quinn, former New York Times reporter Nellie Bowles
  • Toronto Sun columnist Tarek Fatah
  • Sky News Australia hosts Rita Panahi & Sharri Markson
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