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Activists Demand Accountability for Yemen at the UN Human Rights Council [VIDEO]

Geneva (GPA) – Geopolitics Alert editor Randi Nord participated in two side panel events at the United Nations Human Rights Council’s 39th session in Geneva Switzerland last week. The second panel demanded accountability for war crimes committed against civilians in Yemen — particularly due to the blockade. Coverage of the first panel, sponsored by Insan […]

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Geopolitics Alert Editor Randi Nord at UNHRC: US Facilitates War Crimes in Yemen [VIDEO]

Geneva (GPA) – Geopolitics Alert founder and editor, Randi Nord, participated in two side panels about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen at the United Nations Human Rights Council 39th session during its first week. The first panel, sponsored by INSAN Organization, covered human rights violations and crimes against children in Yemen by the Saudi-led coalition. […]

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UNHRC: Saudis Fight Back Against Report about Targeting Civilians in Yemen

 Geneva (GPA) – The Saudi Arabian ambassador and his Yemeni counterpart spent their time at the United Nations Human Rights Council spewing lies and skirting the blame for the humanitarian crisis and violence in Yemen. In his statement to the council, Saudi ambassador Abdulaziz al-Wasil completely rejected the findings and conclusions of a recent report […]

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US Quits UN Human Rights Council Over ‘Bias Against Israel’

Washington D.C. (MEE) – Decision comes after the head of the council called on Washington to halt ‘unconscionable’ policy of separating migrant children from parents. The United States withdrew from the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday accusing it of  “chronic bias against Israel,” a move that activists warned would make advancing human rights […]

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