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Human Rights Council Membership Has Its Consequences

This month, a new group of countries took their place as members of the world’s top human rights body.  For the next three years, those sitting on the United Nations Human Rights Council will include the likes of the Philippines, where thousands have been killed in the name of President Rodrigo Duterte’s “war on drugs”; Eritrea, found by a UN inquiry to have committed crimes against humanity; and Bahrain, which routinely retaliates against rights activists who raise concerns about government abuses. Expand Overview of the United Nations Human Rights Council is seen in Geneva, Switzerland…

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