Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein

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India: UN Kashmir report relied on unverified sources

United Nations : Reacting angrily to Pakistan’s reference to a UN report on Kashmir at the Security Council,  India has said the “so-call...Read More

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Possible ‘elements of genocide’ in Myanmar: UN

Geneva : The UN rights chief on Tuesday  for a fresh international investigation into Myanmar’s abuses against its Rohingya Muslim minori...Read More

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Possible elements of genocide in Myanmar, says UN rights chief

Geneva : The UN rights chief on Tuesday  for a fresh international investigation into Myanmar’s abuses against its Rohingya Muslim minori...Read More

Rohingya crisis and Suu Kyi’s baffling silence

Rohingya crisis and Suu Kyi’s baffling silence

In an address to the UN human rights council in Geneva two weeks ago, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the top UN human rights official, said that ...Read More

UN rights chief appeals to India, Pak for access to Kashmir

UN rights chief appeals to India, Pak for access to Kashmir

Geneva: Voicing concern over alleged human rights violations, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein today appealed ...Read More

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Watchdogs rap Lankas rights record

Colombo: Several international rights watchdogs on Tuesday wrote to the UN saying they were dissatisfied at Sri Lanka’s progress in tackl...Read More

Myanmar Rohingya may be victims of crimes against humanity: UN

Myanmar Rohingya may be victims of crimes against humanity: UN

Geneva: Widespread and ongoing violations against Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya minority, including denial of citizenship, forced labour and ...Read More

UN rights chief to Trump: ‘Bigotry is not strong leadership’

UN rights chief to Trump: ‘Bigotry is not strong leadership’

United Nations: The UN rights chief took a swipe at US Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, accusing him of exploiting fear ...Read More

Sri Lanka’s ex-defence minister slams UN rights chief’s visit

Sri Lanka’s ex-defence minister slams UN rights chief’s visit

Colombo: Stepping up opposition to a UN-backed probe into alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka, former defence minister Gotabhaya Rajapaksa to...Read More

‘No amnesty’ for suspected Syria war criminals: UN rights chief

‘No amnesty’ for suspected Syria war criminals: UN rights chief

Geneva: The United Nations human rights chief today said that no amnesty should be possible for people suspected of committing war crimes...Read More

UN rights chief accuses Lanka of sabotaging war crimes probe

UN rights chief accuses Lanka of sabotaging war crimes probe

United Nations:  The UN rights chief has accused Sri Lanka of sabotaging a UN-mandated war crimes probe into the country’s nearly three d...Read More

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