Post Tagged with: "u.n."

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‘Largest Ever’: 100 Organizations Around The World Push U.N. For C.I.A. Torture Accountability

The “largest-ever group of civil society organizations” around the world have called on the U.N. to hold the C.I.A. accountable for its barbaric use of torture.

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
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U.N. To Work On Climate Change Deal That Bypasses U.S. Congress, Due To GOP Extremism

Incredible. The GOP is so extreme that it’s starting to affect how the U.N. words agreements. They don’t want to deal with our Congress anymore.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Watch: Angelina Jolie Rips The United Nations, Makes Impassioned Plea For Syrian Refugees

Watch: Angelina Jolie Rips The United Nations, Makes Impassioned Plea For Syrian Refugees

Angelina Jolie has just skewered the U.N. for their lack of empathy for Syrian refugees, demands they do more.

by Ryan Denson· · News
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Iran’s Foreign Minister Insists U.N. Resolutions Step Off Upon Sealing Nuclear Deal

“Before the Geneva agreement [in November, 2013], they wanted to bulldoze Arak, reduce Fordow to dirt…. But these positions changed. They realized they can’t shut down Iran’s nuclear program.”

by Dylan Hock· · News
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Leaked Spy Cables Shows Netanyahu Lied About Iran In U.N. Speech (VIDEO)

This the guy the GOP wants to speak before Congress.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Senior Bush Officials Must Be Prosecuted For Torture Says U.N. Human Rights Expert

“As a matter of international law, the U.S. is legally obliged to bring those responsible to justice.” – Ben Emmerson, U.N. Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism

by Frank Minero· · News
'Extremists showed what they fear most: a girl with a book.' - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon about Malala Yousafzai. Image a screenshot  @ Slate

‘They Are Afraid Of Women’ – Malala Makes Stunning U.N. Speech On 16th Birthday (VIDEO)

‘Extremists showed what they fear most: a girl with a book.’ – U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon about Malala Yousafzai

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Palestine Wins U.N. Backing And Implied Support For Pre-1967 Borders (VIDEO)

Palestine Wins U.N. Backing And Implied Support For Pre-1967 Borders (VIDEO)

Israel and the U.S. are livid as 94 percent of U.N. votes call for recognition of Palestinian state.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News