"The UN Human Rights Council is flawed and needs reform but walking away won't fix it. The best way to improve the Council, so it can achieve its potential, is through robust and principled U.S. leadership. Under POTUS Biden, we are reengaging and ready to lead."
~ US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announcing Monday that the Biden administration had decided to return the US to the UN Human Rights Council, reversing the departure by former president Donald Trump, who pulled out of the council in 2018 due to its disproportionate focus on Israel, which has received by far the largest number of critical council resolutions against any country (more here).
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