Posts Tagged: United Nations
You may have heard that “both sides” committed abuses in last Gaza war. But there's no comparison when it comes to the scale of the violations — or the body count.
The United States blocked the latest UN resolution to achieve peace between Israel and Palestine for the most disingenuous of reasons.
We can't let the goal of ending mass surveillance fall off the international human rights agenda.
During and after Israel's war on Gaza, bipartisan congressional majorities have worked to undermine war crimes investigations by the United Nations and human rights groups.
As more European governments line up to recognize a Palestinian state, Israel (and the U.S.) look more isolated than ever.
Five steps the U.S. can take in Iraq without going back to war.
China is taking advantage of its growing trade surplus in Latin America to rally support for its positions at the United Nations.
International law expert Reza Nasri explains Iran's distrust of international media, institutions, and NGOs.
Iranians have a sovereign right to choose whomever they want to represent them at the UN, just as Texans have the right to choose whatever Ivy League meathead they want to represent them in Congress.
The Philippines and Vietnam are natural allies in their common territorial struggles against China. But they should leave Washington out of it.