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UN Rights Council to Work Against Violent Extremism

The United Nations' Human Rights council has concluded its latest session with a commitment to counter violent extremism. The United States says 77 nations signed the U.S.-sponsored statement to counter extremism, while also protecting human rights and freedoms. The U.N. rights council, which meets several times a year, issued a series of resolutions Friday relating to countries around the world. For the fifth year in a row, the council passed a resolution highlighting the human...

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