Resources updated between Monday, November 05, 2012 and Sunday, November 11, 2012
November 9, 2012
UN has no problem with electing one of the world's worst abusers, Sudan, to its top body but still can't define terrorism
After electing genocidal Sudan to important UN body, UNGA spends entire morning trashing Israel
Statement by the Assistant Secretary-General for human rights on "Report of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories" at the UNGA 4th Committee Development
Rubbing elbows with war criminals: Obama admin joins key UN body ECOSOC - along with al-Bashir's Sudan
November 8, 2012
Pakistan "proud to be a founding member" of the UN Human Rights Council (so were Saudis & China!) - says a lot about the Council.
Kazakhstan, soon-to-be-HRC-member, refers to its terrible human rights record as "occasional social instability"
November 7, 2012
More hate speech via UNGA: Malaysia: "suffering" of Palestinians "tragedy beyond comparison in modern times"
Statement by Malaysia on "Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the OPT, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources" at the UN General Assembly 2nd Committee Development
Palestinians use UNGA to demonize Israel - again: call for boycotts/sanctions, allege Israelis "barbaric"
Statement by the Palestinian observer on "Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the OPT, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources" at the UN General Assembly 2nd Committee Development
UN GA Sixth Committee Draft Resolution "Measures to eliminate international terrorism" Draft was adopted without a vote.
November 6, 2012
UN roar after Sandy: Saudi Arabia wants "tough" response to all who "offend, disdain or defame religions"
HR Council shoe-in Pakistan legitimizes terror: don't equate "legitimate struggle" with terrorism
Halloween at UN - genocidal Iran masquerades as human rights champion
November 5, 2012
Palestinian at UN reveals anti-peace policy - again: Israel "practices" racism "since 1948"
UN delegations sharply criticized the United Nations' management on Monday for an almost "total breakdown in communications"
UN back in business - Egypt calls for free speech, media restrictions at UNGA