Top UN Human Rights Official Calls Mi...

Top UN Human Rights Official Calls Minaret Ban Discriminatory

There are 2 comments on the Voice of America story from Dec 1, 2009, titled Top UN Human Rights Official Calls Minaret Ban Discriminatory. In it, Voice of America reports that:

The U.N. High Commissioner believes this action risks putting Switzerland on a collision course with its international human-rights obligations Lisa Schlein Geneva 01 December 2009 Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS Demonstrators light candles next to a banner that reads "This is not my Switzerland" on the Bundesplatz square in front of the government ...

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Bob Burns

Kunming, China

#1 Dec 1, 2009
Wonder if they sent the same message to Muslim countries regarding churches and synagogues?
infideli

Los Angeles, CA

#2 Dec 1, 2009
Bob Burns wrote:
Wonder if they sent the same message to Muslim countries regarding churches and synagogues?
bet they didnt

now the Un is in charge of city planning...... shouldnt they help somali women keep their hands feet and rape horrors from happening, and not worry about mosque steeples.

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