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On Human Rights Day, UN Urges Everyone to Stand Up for Universal Rights

Countries around the world mark International Human Rights Day December 10. As disrespect for basic human rights continues to be widespread in many parts of the globe, the United Nations is calling on everyone to stand up for universal rights. “The time for this is now. We the peoples can take a stand for rights. And together, we can take a stand for more humanity,” the world body said in a statement. “Upholding human rights is in the interest of all. Respect for human rights...

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