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U.N. Human Rights Council's anti-Israel inquiry
U.N. Human Rights Council's anti-Israel inquiry

Last week, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution, S-21, creating a "commission of inquiry" to investigate human rights violations in the Gaza war. Nowhere does the resolution mandate that the commission conduct a fair, impartial and balanced investigation. This was not a drafting error. S-21, without any fact-finding, renders a verdict against Israel. It declares that the Israeli military operations in the Gaza Strip have constituted "widespread, systematic and gross violations of international human rights and fundamental freedoms." It further states as fact that Israel engaged in "disproportionate and indiscriminate attacks" on...

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