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#UN Human Rights Council

# un-human-rights-council - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Victims to raise Troubles ‘amnesty’ with UN body
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Victims to raise Troubles ‘amnesty’ with UN body

Sep 16th 2021, 9:40 AM 8,356 Views 5 Comments

The concerns of bereaved relatives will be raised at the United Nations Human Rights Council.

# un-human-rights-council - Monday 11 September, 2017

UN accuses Myanmar of 'ethnic cleansing' as thousands of Rohingyas flee the country
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

UN accuses Myanmar of 'ethnic cleansing' as thousands of Rohingyas flee the country

Sep 11th 2017, 11:33 AM 9,057 Views 63 Comments

The UN says 294,000 Rohingya refugees have arrived in Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar.

# un-human-rights-council - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Some Labour TDs are not happy with Charlie Flanagan
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Some Labour TDs are not happy with Charlie Flanagan

Jul 24th 2014, 9:33 PM 16,037 Views 80 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister has been criticised after Ireland abstained from a UN vote on Gaza.

# un-human-rights-council - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states
# Trade Mission
# Trade Mission

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states

Jan 7th 2014, 10:47 PM 10,130 Views 125 Comments

Enda Kenny has acknowledged Saudi Arabia’s election to the UN Human Rights Council, but the government won’t say if concerns about human rights issues are being raised with leaders there or in Qatar and UAE this week.

# un-human-rights-council - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Nov 17th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,034 Views 2 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish all to live to 100; John Waters outraged for men (again); Ireland’s election to Human Rights Council ‘not a joke’.

# un-human-rights-council - Monday 13 August, 2012

Syria's rep to UN human rights council joins opposition
# Syria
# Syria

Syria's rep to UN human rights council joins opposition

Aug 13th 2012, 1:59 PM 1,704 Views 3 Comments

The Syrian delegate to the UN Human Rights Council is the first based in Switzerland

# un-human-rights-council - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Mar 15th 2012, 7:50 PM 3,668 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s evening round-up of all the day’s main news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# un-human-rights-council - Monday 27 February, 2012

Mary Robinson tells UN: push for war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka
# Civil War
# Civil War

Mary Robinson tells UN: push for war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka

Feb 27th 2012, 11:34 AM 940 Views 4 Comments

The former president said today that possible crimes against humanity cannot simply be ignored.

# un-human-rights-council - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Tanks shell city of Homs as Syria pulls bid for UN Human Rights seat
# Syria
# Syria

Tanks shell city of Homs as Syria pulls bid for UN Human Rights seat

May 11th 2011, 2:15 PM 211 Views 0 Comments

Syria’s third-largest city has come under fire from government forces, with some reports suggesting the city has been under siege for four days.