"... US Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice welcomed Washington’s reelection, saying that the Human Rights Council “has delivered real results” since the US first joined it in 2010 after running for a seat on it a year before. She cited council action on Syria as a positive example of its work.
However, she also criticized the council’s “excessive and unbalanced focus on Israel.” Advocates of America’s participation, however, say the situation would be worse without a US presence, and that the US has been behind important initiatives challenging Iran’s human rights record and other initiatives...."
Monday, November 12, 2012
Your seemingly new Secretary of State: "I will speak out against the council’s excessive & unbalanced focus on Israel”
Posted by G, M, Z, or B at 9:12 PM