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Should Nations Be Denied U.N. Human Rights Council Membership?
Posted on 12 Nov 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

No matter who wins U.N. General Assembly vote for the 18 seats on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), there will be critics who contend that certain member states are unfit to serve because of their systematic violation of human rights... Read More

Should Sudan Join the U.N. Human Rights Council?
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

If former Liberian President Charles Taylor, now convicted and sentenced for war crimes, had retained power, would the U.N. Human Rights Council (UNHRC) offer his regime membership? Would the mass murder, torture, and use of child soldiers be ignored... Read More