United States’ Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley unloaded on the organization’s Human Rights Council Wednesday; blasting the “self-serving” and “hypocritical” group as the US officially withdraws in protest of blatant anti-Israel bias.
Haley was speaking alongside Secretary of State Mike Pompeo when they officially announced the Trump administration’s decision to walk-away from the Human Right Council; adding the organization was not “worthy of its name.”
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The President’s decision comes just weeks after the United Nations repeatedly slammed Israel over border clashes between the IDF and members of Hamas while ignoring routine attacks against Israeli civilians in the region.
Watch the Ambassador’s comments above.