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UN Human Rights Council

The Human Rights Council is an inter-governmental body within the UN system made up of 47 States responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights around the globe. The Council was created by the UN General Assembly on 15 March 2006 with the main purpose of addressing situations of human rights violations and make recommendations on them Website: www.ohchr.org/en/hrbodies/hrc/pages/hrcindex.aspx
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The deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the recent situation in Aleppo : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council on 21 October 2016

25 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on 30 September 2016

7 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council on 30 September 2016

6 October 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

15 July 2016 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Human rights and preventing and countering violent extremism : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

12 October 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Atrocities committed by the terrorist group Boko Haram and its effects on human rights in the affected States : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

21 May 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The continuing grave deterioration in the human rights and humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic: resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 April 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Technical assistance and capacity-building in strengthening human rights in Iraq in the light of the abuses committed by Daesh and associated terrorist groups : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

8 April 2015 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The continuing grave deterioration in the human rights and humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 October 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

The human rights situation in Iraq in the light of abuses committed by the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and associated groups : resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council

3 September 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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