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Venezuela wins UN human rights council seat despite record of abuses

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Other seat for Latin America went to Brazil, whose far-right leader has expressed contempt for the concept of human rightsActivists have responded with outrage after Venezuela won a fiercely contested vote for a seat on the UN’s human rights council on Thursday, despite its well-documented record of human rights abuses.The 193-member world body elected 14 members to the 47-member council on Thursday for three-year terms starting in January, with Venezuela claiming one of the two seats allocated to Latin America with 105 votes. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/oct/17/venezuela-un-human-rights-council-activists-outraged

Author : Joe Parkin Daniels

Publish date : 2019-10-17 20:58:21

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