Christian pro-Israel activist Olga Meshoe Washington defended Israel ahead of a UNHRC debate on the final presentation of a report investigating Israel.
Francesca Albanese has compared "the Holocaust to the Nakba, and advocates for the de-facto destruction of the Nation-State of the Jewish People,” Eilon Shahar said.
Geneva-based UN Watch sent a letter to Pillay and to the President of the UNHRC, asking for her recusal.
Facebook apologized for removing a post by the UN Watch director criticizing Ben & Jerry's for not condemning the Taliban.
UN Watch was founded in 1993 by civil rights activist Morris B. Abram, former US Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva.
The UNHRC cut off UN Watch for quoting antisemitic posts by UNRWA teachers, saying it was an unacceptable personal attack.
The agency has been under fire for incitement in teaching material at its schools and in employee social media posts.
A total of 113 instances of incitement obtained by UN Watch from the public social media pages of the UNWRA employees shows that many celebrated and promoted violence.
The UN as an organization has never found a formula that both allows for full democratic participation of all member states, while at the same time protecting against undue bias.
Stéphane Dujarric, the spokesman for the UN's Secretary General, António Guterres, characterized their behavior in the 18-second as "abhorrent"