Title Combating defamation of religions : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council
Publisher UN Human Rights Council
Publication Date 15 April 2010
Topics Freedom of religion | Muslim | Religious discrimination
Citation / Document Symbol A/HRC/RES/13/16
Reference Thirteenth session: 42nd meeting
Other Languages / Attachments Arabic | Chinese | French | Russian | Spanish
Cite as UN Human Rights Council, Combating defamation of religions : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council, 15 April 2010, A/HRC/RES/13/16 , available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4bd6a5cd2.html [accessed 26 July 2014]
Comments [Adopted by a recorded vote of 20 to 17, with 8 abstentions. The voting was as follows: In favour: Bahrain,, Bangladesh, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Burkina Faso, China, Cuba, Djibouti, Egypt, Indonesia, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, South Africa; Against: Argentina, Belgium, Chile, France, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Republic of Korea, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay, Zambia; Abstaining: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cameroon, Ghana, India, Japan, Madagascar, Mauritius.]