International Organizations

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Announces U.S. Withdrawal from Human Rights Council (June 19, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 19, 2018, U.S.

UN Human Rights Council Creates Commission to Investigate Israel for Situation in Gaza (May 21, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 21, 2018, the UN Human Rights Council passed a resolution to send a

UN Secretary-General Introduces New Disarmament Agenda (May 24, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 24, 2018, UN Secretary-General António Guterres announced the release of a new disarmament agenda

UN Human Rights Committee Says Maldives Violated Ex-President’s Rights (April 4, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On April 4, 2018, the UN Human Rights Committee, the body that monitors implementation of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), released a

Turkey Sends Letter to UN Security Council on Justification for Military Intervention in Syria (January 22, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On January 22, 2018, the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations sent a letter to the UN Security Council laying out its just

Panel Rules China’s Chicken Duties Still Violating WTO Obligations (January 18, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On January 18, 2018, a World Trade Organization (WTO) compliance panel issued its report on “China — Anti-Dumpi

IACHR Issues Report on Human Rights Situation in Venezuela (February 12, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 12, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) published a report on the human rights situation in Venezuela, entitled “