Torture is unacceptable and unjustified ‘at all times’ underscore top UN officials

This article is brought to you in association with the United Nations. Torture in any form, is absolutely unacceptable and can never be justified, top United Nations officials said on Tuesday, urging great support for victims worldwide. In his message to mark the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that […]

Force used against protestors in Gaza ‘wholly disproportionate’ says UN human rights chief

This article is brought to you in association with the United Nations. A special session of the UN Human Rights Council has ended with a resolution by Member States to investigate weeks of violence on the Israeli border with Gaza, which has claimed the lives of more than 100 people in the enclave and left thousands […]