UN To Japan: You Bigots Need To Smarten Up

Japan was next on the hit list of the UN Human Rights Council, which scrutinizes 48 countries per year, tells their governments how to govern, and spends their money for them.

Japan was urged by friends and critics in the United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday to abolish the death penalty and take concrete steps to settle the long-standing issue of wartime “comfort women”.

In a review of the Asian power’s rights performance, it was also accused of mistreating minorities and failing to give equal treatment to women and urged to improve its handling of immigration and to set up a national human rights body.

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