UN Watch’s Top Tweets in June 2022

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Trending UN Watch tweets from June: North Korea

claims U.S. has “worst human rights record in the world”; UN Watch supports Masih Alinejad for next UN Human Rights Commissioner;  UNHRC convenes with China and other rights abusers as members; Pillay Commission publishes report; countries voice support for North Korea at UN Disarmament Conference; LGBT+ activists demonstrate for Palestinians; UNRWA suspends six antisemitic teachers; Russia bombs Ukrainian mall; churchgoers massacred in Nigeria.

UN Watch Supports Masih Alinejad for Next UN Human Rights Commissioner

UNHRC Convenes with China and Other Rights Abusers as Members

Pillay Commission Publishes Report

Countries Voice Support for North Korea at UN Disarmament Conference

LGBT+ Activists Demonstrate for Palestinians

UNRWA Suspends Six Antisemitic Teachers

Russia Bombs Ukrainian Mall

Churchgoers Massacred in Nigeria

Liking, retweeting, following: UN Watch tweets were liked and shared by thousands around the world, including by opinion leaders and celebrities such as:

  • Former UN Security Council President Diego Arria
  • Russian opposition politician Vladimir Kara-Murza & opposition activist Lyubov Sobol , Cuban human rights activist Rosa María Payá, Iranian women’s rights activist Masih Alinejad, Saudi dissident Raif Badawi, Uyghur American activist Rushan Abbas, Chinese cartoonist Badiucao, Nicaraguan political activist Felix Maradiaga, Hong Kong Watch founder and UK human rights activist Benedict Rogers
  • Israeli ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan
  • Former Canadian ambassador to the UN Louise Blais, former Canadian immigration minister Chris Alexander
  • UK MP Tom Tugendhat
  • Dutch MEP Peter van Dalen, Dutch MP Gert-Jan Segers
  • Foundation for Defense of Democracies CEO Mark Dubowitz, Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies executive director Kyle Matthews, Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China coordinator Luke de Pulford, former Pakistani ambassador to the U.S. Husain Haqqani
  • U.S. actor Joshua Malina, U.S. singer David Draiman

 

Many journalists also liked or shared UN Watch’s tweets, including:

  • CNN reporter Melissa MahtaniWall St. Journal letters editor Elliot Kaufman, The Dispatch editor-in-chief Jonah GoldbergNational Review senior editor Jay Nordlinger, contributing editor Andrew Stuttaford & foreign affairs reporter James Quinn, former New York Times reporter Nellie Bowles
  • Toronto Sun columnist Tarek Fatah
  • Sky News Australia hosts Rita Panahi & Sharri Markson

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