We’re going to seek Russia’s suspension from the UN Human Rights Council - U.S. Ambassador to UN

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Tuesday, 05 April 2022 16:45
"In close coordination with Ukraine, European countries and other partners at the UN, we’re going to seek Russia’s suspension from the UN Human Rights Council.
A hundred and forty UN Member States have already voted to condemn Russia over its unprovoked war and the humanitarian crisis it has unleashed upon the people of Ukraine. My message to those 140 countries who have courageously stood together is simple: the images out of Bucha and devastation across Ukraine require us now to match our words with action. We cannot let a Member State that is subverting every principle we hold dear to continue to sit on the UN Human Rights Council." - Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Ambassador to UN.
 
US Embassy Tbilisi
 
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