iran resolution 2010

December 23, 2010

With “Deep Concern” For Iran Rights Situation, Resolution Passes 78 For, 45 Against

The United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution on Tuesday expressing deep concern about widespread violations of human rights in Iran, where government officials target human rights lawyers and direct the suppression of government critics. Seventy-eight countries voted for the resolution, forty-five against, while fifty-nine countries abstained.... read more