{FD} UN says airstrikes killed at least 115 in Yemen over 11 days

The U.N. human rights office said Tuesday it has verified the killings of 115 Yemeni civilians and other non-combatants in airstrikes carried out over 11 days this month by a Saudi-led military coalition batting Yemen’s Shiite rebels.

{FD} Qatar says blockade by Arab states is collective punishment

The head of Qatar’s human rights committee on Friday denounced moves by several Arab states to isolate his country, calling it “collective punishment” that affects families, students and those in ill health — even as three other Gulf countries defended the measures and announced steps to ease the impact on “our brotherly Qatari people.”

{FD} US ambassador has message for ‘corrupt’ UN rights body

Weeks after becoming U.S. President Donald Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley described the U.N.’s Human Rights Council as “so corrupt.”