U.N. Human Rights Council

Seventeen years after it was created as the United Nations’ foremost human rights body, the Human Rights Council begins 2023 with its smallest…
Deep political divisions in the international community were on display at the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday as democracies and autocracies…
Ahead of a landmark U.N. General Assembly vote on Thursday to remove Russia from the Human Rights Council, Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador said he wants to…
Ahead of U.N. General Assembly vote due on Thursday to suspend Russia’s membership from the Human Rights Council, U.N. secretary-general Antonio…
As Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov prepared to address the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday, dozens of diplomats walked out in protest. He…
Secretary of State Antony Blinken informed the U.N. Human Rights Council on Wednesday that the U.S. will run for a seat in the fall, and use it to…
Nikki Haley, who as ambassador to the U.N. tried unsuccessfully for a year to reform the U.N. Human Rights Council before President Trump withdrew,…
(Image: Screenshot/YouTube) Israel’s Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, addressed the United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly on Thursday, two…
National Security Advisor Susan Rice claimed Wednesday that the Obama administration’s participation in the U.N. Human Rights Council has moved its…