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Look At The New Members Of The UN Human Rights Council. What A Joke.

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Would Congress and president Trump have the stomach to finally leave the United Nations? Here’s just one more reason to leave that cesspool: as Hillel Neuer of UN Watch noted bitterly, look at the list of the some of the new members of the UN Human Rights Council:

Yup. Bangladesh, Burundi, China, Cuba, Iraq, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Venezuela now sit on the council that is supposed to be “an inter-governmental body within the United Nations system responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights around the globe and for addressing situations of human rights violations and make recommendations on them.”

As the UN states of the UNHRC, “The membership shall be based on equitable geographical distribution, and seats shall be distributed as follows among regional groups: Group of African States (13), Group of Asia-Pacific States (13), Group of Eastern European States (6), Group of Latin American and Caribbean States (8), Group of Western European and other States (7).

Founded in 2006, by 2015, Israel had been condemned in 62 resolutions by the UNHRC, more than the rest of the world combined. That shouldn’t have been surprising, since the council voted on June 30, 2006 to make a review of alleged human rights abuses by Israel a permanent feature of every council session. Israel has never been a member of the UNHRC.

Yet some of the most repressive countries on the face of the earth sit on the council. Here is a complete list of the current members and the year their terms will expire:

The current members of the UN Human Rights Council are listed below: try and count the countries that truly believe in human rights:

Albania

2017

Bangladesh

2017

Belgium

2018

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

2017

Botswana

2017

Brazil

2019

Burundi

2018

China

2019

Congo

2017

Côte d’Ivoire

2018

Croatia

2019

Cuba

2019

Ecuador

2018

El Salvador

2017

Ethiopia

2018

Georgia

2018

Germany

2018

Ghana

2017

Hungary

2019

India

2017

Indonesia

2017

Iraq

2019

Japan

2019

Kenya

2018

Kyrgyzstan

2018

Latvia

2017

Mongolia

2018

Netherlands

2017

Nigeria

2017

Panama

2018

Paraguay

2017

Philippines

2018

Portugal

2017

Qatar

2017

Republic of Korea

2018

Rwanda

2019

Saudi Arabia

2019

Slovenia

2018

South Africa

2019

Switzerland

2018

Togo

2018

Tunisia

2019

United Arab Emirates

2018

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

2019

United States of America

2019

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

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