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CommonDreams – UN Committee Issues Scathing Report U.S. Government’s Human Rights Record – 28 March 2014

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March 28, 2014
10:17 AM
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UN Committee Issues Scathing Report U.S. Government’s Human Rights Record

WASHINGTON – March 28 – On Thursday, the UN Human Rights Committee issued highly critical concluding observations on the United States’ compliance with international human rights requirements. CCR had submitted several detailed reports to the committee in advance of its hearings March 13-14, and much of their substance was reflected in both the committee’s questioning and its conclusions.  The committee expressed deep concern over: Continue reading