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on October 29, 2016 in World News

UNHRC vote on Russia out, Saudi Arabia in — ‘shocking and shameful’

The UNHRC has become a political body whose decisions have nothing to do with human rights; it is used by western governments as an instrument and fig leaf to cover what they are doing following their political agendas, analysts told RT. TrendsGlobal terrorism, Syria unrest, Yemen unrest Russia lost its membership in the UN Human Rights Council on Friday, after it failed to garner enough votes in the elections to the body at the general assembly. Saudi Arabia was successfully re-elected, despite its domestic and external human rights record. Beheadings are common practice in the country, with more than...

The UNHRC has become a political body whose decisions have nothing to do with human rights; it is used by western governments as an instrument and fig leaf to cover what they are doing following their political agendas, analysts...

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