"The United Nations Human Rights Council, now comprised of Venezuela and recently, Cuba and China, has long been and remains a haven for dictators and democracies that indulge them."
Body approved the text by a 22-8 vote, with 17 abstentions
The UNHRC meets three times a year. It is mandated to debate the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at every session, but the passage of resolutions against Israel often takes place at the March session.
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The UNHRC is publishing this list even though the only support it received for doing so was from the Arab League, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, South Africa, Venezuela and Cuba.
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"We just want to be viewed as normal human beings," said Ghazal, who is working to become the first female Syrian refugee pilot.
And, are Israel’s ongoing conflicts with international bodies endemic to being viewed as the ‘occupier’?
For each democratic diplomat who has participated in the massive U.N. condemnation of Israel, a file should be established of how often they have participated in such manifestations of antisemitim.
Ravid Elfassi, who served in the Golani brigade's reconnaissance unit, spoke less than a day before UNHCR adopted report accusing Israel of war crimes.