International Organizations

UN Security Council Passes Resolution on Children in Armed Conflict (July 9, 2018)

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Caitlin Behles

On July 9, 2018, the UN Security Council passed a resolution to strengthen protections for children in armed conflict.

UN Releases Report on the Contribution of Parliaments to the Human Rights Council (June 13, 2018)

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Caitlin Behles

On June 13, 2018, the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights released its report titled, “Contri

U.S. Withdraws from Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (May 8, 2018)

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Caitlin Behles

On May 8, 2018, U.S.

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

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Caitlin Behles

On June 19, 2018, U.S.

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

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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