Pillay says Falk’s cartoon was anti-Semitic, objectionable

15.07.2011                      13.Tammus, 5771

Antisemitische Karikatur:

Pillay says Falk's cartoon was anti-Semitic, objectionable

UN human rights chief comments on controversy surrounding UN special rapporteur Falk who is facing calls for his resignation.

UN human rights chief Navi Pillay commented Thursday on the furor that has erupted around an anti-Semitic cartoon posted by UN special rapporteur Richard Falk on his blog on June 29.
Pillay, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, stated in a letter to UN Watch, the organization that first brought the issue to public attention, that the cartoon was indeed anti- Semitic and added, “I utterly deplore and condemn anti- Semitism, as I do any form of incitement to hatred and racial discrimination.”…