Supporters of Pakistani cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri chant anti-government slogans at a rally en-route to Islamabad, in Jhelum, Pakistan, Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

Concerns Plague UN Human Rights Council As 10 Member Countries Are Deemed Unqualified

(NAMIBIA) MintPress – On Jan. 1, 18 countries took up seats on the U.N. Human Rights Council, pledging to “uphold the highest standards in the promotion and protection of human rights” — a promise that many rights groups are cautious to believe based on the poor human rights records of several elected countries. The council’s […]