US Withdraws from UN Human Rights Council
Ambassador Nikki Haley announced the US withdrawal from the UN Human Rights Council calling it “a hypocritical and self-serving organization.”
The United States has withdrawn from the U.N. Human Rights Council, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said on Tuesday, branding the global body a “cesspool of political bias.”
“We take this step because our commitment does not allow us to remain a part of a hypocritical and self-serving organization that makes a mockery of human rights,” she stated.
Ten good reasons for the #US to leave the UN Human Rights Council.
(there are none)
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