WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States withdrew from the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday after no other countries "had the courage to join our fight" to reform the "hypocritical and self-serving" body, said U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley.
"In doing so, I want to make it crystal clear that this step is not a retreat from our human rights commitments," Haley said.
(Reporting by Lesley Wroughton; Editing by Eric Beech)
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Updated Date: Jun 20, 2018 05:05:29 IST