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SUNS # 9698 Monday  28 November 2022


Trade: China denounces US for adopting "Cold War" approaches at WTO (PRIV)
(D. Ravi Kanth, Geneva)
China has directly accused the United States at the World Trade Organization of adopting many "discriminatory" and "distortive" subsidy policies that "blatantly violate the WTO rules", suggesting that "underlying the US approach is the kind of Cold War mentality, featuring zero-sum game, picking sides and building entrenched camps."

UN: HRC sets up fact-finding mission to probe Iran's crackdown on protests (PRIV)
(Kanaga Raja, Geneva)
The United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) has decided to establish an independent international fact-finding mission to investigate alleged human rights violations in the Islamic Republic of Iran related to the protests that began on 16 September 2022, especially with respect to women and children.

UN: Ending violence against women - from rhetoric to action (PRIV)
(IPS, Kuala Lumpur)
Violence against women is a global crisis, prevalent in every community and society around the world.

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