Israel set to become first country to boycott UNHRC review

29.01.2013                      18.Schwat. 5773

Diplomatie:

Israel set to become first country to boycott UNHRC review

Foreign Ministry spokesman Yigal Palmor says Jerusalem has no plans to change policy of withholding contact with controversial United Nations body; US pushing Israel to participate, fearing precedent.

Israel is likely to become on Tuesday afternoon the first country to boycott a United Nations Human Rights Council periodic review that all 193 member states participate in….