UNHCHR

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UNHCHRUnited Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
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The New York-based Human Rights Watch cited figures from the UNHCHR office that an estimated 27,000 people had been killed as of March for involvement in the drug trade.
'As we have explained, the varying numbers reported to UNHCHR by the special rapporteurs and its other sources were not consistent with truth,' said PNP Spokesman Col.
BAGHDAD / NINA / - The number of mass graves in the Sinjar district may reach 75, including the remains of the Yazidi martyrs, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) said today.
He apprise Tilak Marapana about his letter to the United Nation High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) over deteriorating situation in India held Kashmir in the aftermath of the Pulwama incident.
ISLAMABAD -- Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has written a letter to the United Nation High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) over deteriorating situation in India held Kashmir in the aftermath of the Pulwama incident.
In 2014, South Africa dissociated itself from a paragraph requesting a UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) report on "best practices, experiences and challenges and ways to overcome them with regard to...
In contrast, Sri Lanka succumbed to UN Secretary-General's office and UN Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) in Geneva under both Rajapaksa and Sirisena administrations since the Tamil Tigers were defeated in 2009 inadvertently surrendering its sovereignty to Western powers known as the 'international community'.
The UNHCHR said that it had been deeply disappointed by the reaction of the Indian authorities.
AboutUN High Commissioner for Human Rights recent report, the Foreign Office spokesperson giving a positive reaction said that Pakistan is ready to facilitate the visit of international observers to the areas of Kashmir linked with it provided India offers to do the same, Pakistan has nothing to hide from the world while India is shying away and trying to cover its blatant human rights violations in its occupied Kashmir, Islamabad has welcomed the UNHCHR reports' recommendations for an independent , international commission of inquiry to assess the human rights situation in Indian occupied Kashmir which is consistent with Islamabad's several calls since 2016.
The GDN reported last month that Mr Al Dossary categorically denied claims by a UN representative for the Middle East that the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) had sent "multiple queries" to the government prior to a recent report by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein.
Terming the report issued by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights(UNHCHR) on the situation in IOK as a major milestone, the president also commended the bold role of the High Commissioner in publishing this eye-opening report despite incessant Indian lobbying to keep it under wraps.
'This is not a conflict frozen in time,' said the UNHCHR head.