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New UN Rights Chief Urges N. Korean Accountability

The United Nations’ new High Commissioner for Human Rights has spoken on the situation in North Korea for the first time since taking office late last month. Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein discussed the country Monday during a speech to the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva. Zeid said he is “deeply impressed” by the work of the Council’s Commission of Inquiry on North Korean human rights. “I hope the General Assembly and Security Council will give this report their fullest...

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