18 December 2008

The Netherlands threatens to pull out of Durban II

The Dutch government has threatened to pull out of Durban II conference on racism if changes are not made to the controversial draft resolution.

Meanwhile, Reuters reports that four human rights experts have called on the U.N. to stop the discourse on defamation of religions.

1 comment:

Kate said...

You mean stop discourse as in 'no more of this silliness', not 'it's sensible, quit arguing?'