Mudcat Café message #2021904 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #98444   Message #2021904
Posted By: Peace
11-Apr-07 - 12:37 AM
Thread Name: BS: Give em shit, Canada
Subject: RE: BS: Give em shit, Canada
"Governments committing gross violations of human rights routinely send representatives to council sessions to stifle criticism or denounce the actions of states with far better records. For example, Iran sent the man responsible for the torture and murder of Zahra Kazemi, a Canadian-Iranian journalist, to represent it at the council's inaugural session last June, and this week it sent Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki, the person responsible for organizing the December Holocaust-denial conference in Tehran. "