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Aug 26, 2014
ISIL carrying out widespread ethnic, religious cleansing: UN rights chiefUN human rights chief Navi Pillay said on Monday a ruthless campaign of "ethnic and religious cleansing" by Islamic State jihadists in Iraq amounted to a crime against humanity.
Aug 22, 2014
We failed to prevent Iraq, Syria violence: UN rights chief flays Security CouncilIn her last address to the Security Council, the UN human rights chief sharply criticized the body for its ineffectiveness on Syria and other intractable conflicts, saying its members have often put national interests ahead of stopping mass atrocities.
Jul 18, 2014
Sri Lanka to conduct probe into military's alleged rights abusesRajapakse also announced three foreign war crimes experts had been appointed to the commission to act as advisers during the probe.
Jun 30, 2014
New UN rights probe into Sri Lankan war crimes announcedA new UN investigation into allegations of Sri Lankan war crimes will intensify international pressure on its government.
Jun 18, 2014
Punish caste-based sex crime offenders: UN rights chief to IndiaUN human rights chief Navi Pillay on Wednesday urged India to ensure that perpetrators of caste-based sexual attacks do not escape justice.
Jun 17, 2014
Jordanian envoy first Muslim to be elected UN human rights chiefPrince Zeid al Hussein of Jordan, a veteran diplomat and campaigner for international justice, will become the first UN human rights chief from the Muslim world.
Jun 17, 2014
UN human rights chief condemns cold-blooded Iraq executions by ISILUN human rights chief Navi Pillay on Monday condemned a series of "cold-blooded" killings of Iraqi soldiers and religious leaders by Sunni militants.
Jun 13, 2014
Iraq: UN warns of war crimes as insurgents move towards BaghdadUN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay warned of "murder of all kinds" and other war crimes in the fast-deteriorating Iraqi war zone.
May 16, 2014
Ukraine: Alarming deterioration of human rights before polls, says UNThe United Nations warned today of an "alarming deterioration" of human rights in eastern Ukraine
Mar 27, 2014
India abstains on UNHRC resolution against war crimes in Sri LankaIndia was of the opinion that it was an intrusive approach that undermines national sovereignty