All posts tagged United Nations Human Rights Council

Australian Jewish leaders condemn Hamas attacks

JEWISH community leaders in Australia have condemned a barrage of Hamas rocket attacks against civilians in central Israel this week. 

Australia backs Israel at UNHRC

BOTH Australia and Denmark stood up for Israel on Monday at the opening session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

US quits UNHRC

THE Australian government has said it is "disappointed" at the decision of the United States to resign from the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), over its "chronic", "unconscionable" and "well-documented" bias against Israel.

‘We can hold head high’

A UNITED Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution to investigate Israel's actions at the Gaza border during the recent violent unrest "failed the test of balance and impartiality", Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said.

Military expert to reveal findings

WHEN the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) voted last week to condemn Israel for its actions during Operation Protective Edge, it did so despite a high-level military delegation finding that “Israel took extraordinary efforts to avoid civilian casualties” during the conflict.

UN report: ‘errors of fact, appalling bias’

JEWISH community groups have sharply criticised the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) report into last year’s war between Israel and Gaza.