Tag Archives: UNHRC

01/19 Links Pt2: Baroness Deech blasts the UNHRC in the British House of Lords; Israel – A Successful Powerhouse in the Collapsing Middle East

From Ian: Enjoy the moment The Western world embraced our book of books and 2,000 years of Christianity have been characterized by an obvious (though one-sided) competition for the title of “the chosen people” and disputes over how to interpret … Continue reading

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19 Swiss MPs submit motion to remove UNHRC Agenda Item against Israel

A loose translation of a motion submitted to the Swiss parliament:  The Federal Council is instructed to propose to the UN Human Rights Council to delete item 7 of its permanent agenda.The creation of the UN Human Rights Council in … Continue reading

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US House advances amendment to de-fund UNRWA, UNHRC

From Jewish Insider: An amendment from Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) that would sever U.S. aid to the United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) — an agency that exclusively assists Palestinian refugees worldwide — has been advanced by the House Rules … Continue reading

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Kontorovich and NGO Monitor eviscerate the UNHRC “blacklist”

Legal expert Eugene Kontorovich spoke at the UNHRC today about the blacklist of companies that work in the “occupied territories”  that the UN is putting together. NGO Monitor and Kontorovich have put together a booklet showing many companies who are … Continue reading

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06/07 Links Pt1: UNHRC approves blacklist of companies with ties to Israel; Ambassador Haley, the modern Moynihan

From Ian: UN approves blacklist of companies profiting from settlements 32 nations vote in favor; 15 abstain; none opposeThe United Nations Human Rights Council on Thursday voted in favor of creating a “blacklist” of companies operating in the West Bank, … Continue reading

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