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UN Council: Rights Being Violated to 'Shocking Degree'

Discrimination, racism, islamaphobia and anti-semitism are among the many disquieting issues to be explored at the session of the U.N. human rights council. The four-week meeting is opening with a four day high-level segment, during which senior officials will discuss issues of national interest and global concern. By video link from New York, U.N. Secretary-General, Ban Ki Moon weighed in on the importance of nations to do their utmost to combat human rights violations, which continue to...

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