Democracies Silent as U.N. Human Rights Council Elects Country Where Slavery Exists to Leadership Post


“….According to U.N. Watch, a non-governmental organization that monitors the HRC, none of the democracies on the HRC had “said a word about the election of Mauritania or Ecuador.”

The Obama administration last month won a new three-year term on the 47-member council, a centerpiece of its policy of deepening multilateralism through U.N. institutions…..”

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