Sri Lanka on Wednesday accused the US of trying to divide the country, as wished by the rebel Tamil Tigers, through its resolutions against it at the UN rights body.
The UN`s top human rights body will hold a special session Friday on the deteriorating situation in Syria and last week`s massacre of more than 100 Syrian villagers.
Syrian activists accused regime forces of carrying out execution-style killings and burning homes.
The UN`s top human rights body voted
overwhelmingly to demand that Syria end its bloody
Gao Zhisheng helped defend members of China`s Falun Gong spiritual group.
The UN has dismissed reports it had given a clean chit to `bikini killer`.
Israel must lift its military blockade of the Gaza Strip and invite an independent, fact-finding mission to investigate its raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla, a United Nations rights body said.
Day in Pics: 1st October
Showbiz World - October 1, 2014
George Clooney - Amal Alamuddin grand Venice wedding