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Qatar's victory in Rights Council membership reflects confidence

Qatar's victory in Rights Council membership reflects confidence

Qatar's election to the Human Rights Council membership for 2022-2024 reflects the confidence of the international community in the active and positive role the State played in protecting and promoting human rights and related issues

'Qatar policy based on solidarity, co-operation'

'Qatar policy based on solidarity, co-operation'

Qatar has affirmed that it views international solidarity and co-operation as indispensable principles for strengthening national efforts and helping governments to carry out their duties and responsibilities to implement..

Qatar hails women's sacrifices in combating Covid-19

Qatar hails women's sacrifices in combating Covid-19

Qatar has praised the significant role and the enormous sacrifices that women have made with great devotion to combat the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Qatar stresses importance of protecting women during crises

Qatar stresses importance of protecting women during crises

Qatar stressed Monday the importance of protecting women and girls and guaranteeing their rights during crises resulting from conflicts and disasters.

Brother of George Floyd urges UN probe into US racism, violence

Brother of George Floyd urges UN probe into US racism, violence

The brother of the late George Floyd called on the top UN human rights body on Wednesday to investigate police brutality and racial discrimination in the United States.

Qatar calls for ending racist rights violations by blockading countries

Qatar calls for ending racist rights violations by blockading countries

Qatar has stressed the importance of the Human Rights Council, and its relevant mechanisms, taking the necessary measures to stop racist discriminatory human rights

Qatar condemns Israeli killing machine

Qatar condemns Israeli killing machine

Qatar has strongly renewed its condemnation of the Israeli occupation forces' use of lethal and excessive force against peaceful Palestinian demonstrators intentionally

Qatar stresses continued support to Palestinian people

Qatar stresses continued support to Palestinian people

Qatar stressed Monday its firm support to the Palestinian people and their right to establish an independent state based on the borders of 1967, with East Al Quds as its capital.

Important role of women in development highlighted

Important role of women in development highlighted

Qatar stressed Monday the role of women in achieving development and their active contribution to the renaissance of society.

'Yellow vests' take protest to UN, denounce French police violence

'Yellow vests' take protest to UN, denounce French police violence

At least 600 French "yellow vest" protesters gathered in Geneva outside United Nations European headquarters on Wednesday to denounce alleged French police brutality against the movement.

Qatar urges rights council to act against siege countries' violations

Qatar urges rights council to act against siege countries' violations

Al-Nuaimi cited the report by technical mission of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), which described the measures taken by the blockading countries as unilateral and coercive.

Global community urged to address siege violations

Global community urged to address siege violations

Qatar has called on the Human Rights Council and the international community to exert pressure on the siege countries to end the coercive measures imposed on the State of Qatar and its citizens a year ago