China rejects UN rights chief’s concerns over arrests

China rejects UN rights chief’s concerns over arrests

China has rejected as "irresponsible" comments by UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein that called for the immediate release of rights lawyers and activists detained in the country.

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EU troops face new child abuse claims in Africa

UN monitor of Palestine land quits in protest

UN monitor of Palestine land quits in protest

UN rights chief slams French Roma expulsions

UN rights chief slams French Roma expulsions

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Med migrant death toll ‘rises above 2,000’

US admits police killings thwart civil rights

US admits police killings thwart civil rights

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Mediterranean becoming a ‘vast cemetery’: UN

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Israeli skips rights council session on Palestine

Kerry warns Israelis against ‘betraying trust’

Kerry warns Israelis against ‘betraying trust’

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US slams human rights body for Israel ‘bias’

Kerry to address UN rights council in Geneva

Kerry to address UN rights council in Geneva

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UN rights chief alarmed over Egypt clashes

UN rights chief warns against backlash

UN rights chief warns against backlash

Israel hits back at Swiss over rights conference

Israel hits back at Swiss over rights conference

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Rich nations slammed for ignoring migrants

US admits in Geneva to ‘crossing the line’

US admits in Geneva to ‘crossing the line’

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Isis intent on ‘house of blood’: UN rights chief

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Former New York judge named to UN Gaza probe

Clooney’s fiancee turns down UN Gaza probe job

Clooney’s fiancee turns down UN Gaza probe job

Clooney’s fiancee named to UN Gaza probe team

Clooney’s fiancee named to UN Gaza probe team

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UN condemns mass Egyptian death sentences

North Korea envoy walks out of UN rights council

North Korea envoy walks out of UN rights council

Vietnamese diplomat seeks asylum in Geneva

Vietnamese diplomat seeks asylum in Geneva

Israel defends itself before UN rights body

Israel defends itself before UN rights body

Swiss back deportation of Sri Lankan Tamils

Swiss back deportation of Sri Lankan Tamils

UN finds Syria war crimes ‘on both sides’

UN finds Syria war crimes ‘on both sides’

France’s first lady set to address ‘rape capital’

France’s first lady set to address ‘rape capital’

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UN experts call on Israeli settlers to withdraw

UN rights council centres on Mali and North Korea

UN rights council centres on Mali and North Korea

Del Ponte urges probe into Syrian war crimes

Del Ponte urges probe into Syrian war crimes

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Israel’s no-show sparks human rights flap