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Russia suspended from UN Human Rights Council over Ukraine 

Economic Times | 07/04/2022 11:28 PM | Click to read full article

The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday suspended Russia from the U.N. Human Rights Council over reports of gross and systematic violations and abuses of human rights by invading Russian troops in Ukraine.

The U.S.-led push garnered 93 votes in favour, while 24 countries voted no and 58 countries abstained.