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Despite Military Atrocities, Ivory Coast Elected as UN Disarmament Commission Vice-Chair

Despite massive abuses by its military recently committed during a brutal crackdown, Côte d’Ivoire has just been elected by the UN to serve as Vice-Chair of its Disarmament Commission, for its upcoming 2013 substantive session, a decision eliciting sharp protest from the Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch, which called for the move to be reversed. Continue reading ‘Despite Military Atrocities, Ivory Coast Elected as UN Disarmament Commission Vice-Chair’