U.N. Further Weakens Human Rights Council


Publication Date: November 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer

Research Area: Human rights; International relations

Keywords: International organizations; israel; Burma; general assembly

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

Since member states refuse to rectify the deplorable actions of the Human Rights Council, it's time for the United States to sever its ties to the Council completely.