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2015-05-12 23:02:36

On Monday morning in Geneva, for the first time, five countries challenged the US on their anti-abortion restrictions during the Universal Periodic Review of the United States's human rights

2011-04-29 15:51:00

WASHINGTON, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC applauded the UN Human Rights Council's adoption of a strong resolution against Syria for human rights violations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "This is a historic day in the annals of the UN Human Rights Council," said AJC Executive Director David Harris.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.