Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency


Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency
Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency. OHCHR country director among 9 of 12 of UN agency’s workers forced to leave after visas were not renewed.


Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency
Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency October 16, 2020 Israel has stopped issuing visas to United Nations human rights workers in Palestine, forcing them to leave, while also banning an Israeli pop star from returning home.


EXCLUSIVE: Israel stops granting visas to UN human rights
Israel has stopped granting any visas to employees at the United Nations’ human rights agency, effectively forcing the body’s top staff to leave, Middle East Eye can reveal.


Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency
OHCHR country director among 9 of 12 of UN agency’s workers forced to leave after visas were not renewed. Nine of 12 foreign staff from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) had to leave Israel and the Palestinian territories for fear of being undocumented [File: Aziz Taher/Reuters]


Israel stops issuing visas to UN human rights agency
Israel has stopped issuing visas to United Nations human rights workers in Palestine, forcing them to leave, while also banning a Palestinian pop star from returning home. Nine of 12 foreign staff from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) – including country director James Heenan – had to leave […]


EXCLUSIVE: Israel stops granting visas to UN human rights
Israel has stopped granting any visas to employees at the United Nations’ human rights agency, effectively forcing the body’s top staff to leave, Middle East Eye can reveal. In February, Israel announced it was suspending ties with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) after a report highlighted more …


UN Office in Israel being curtailed through visa denial …
Israel, which was angered in February by the UN listing companies with activities in illegal Israeli settlements, has granted no visas to UN rights staff for months, the agency said Friday.”Visa applications have not been formally refused, but the Israeli authorities have abstained from issuing or renewing any visas since June,” UN rights office spokesman Rupert Colville told AFP in an email.


Israel Stops Granting Visas to UN Human Rights Employees …
Israel has stopped granting any visas to employees at the United Nations’ human rights agency, effectively forcing the body’s top staff to leave, Middle East Eye can reveal. In February, Israel announced it was suspending ties with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) after a report highlighted more than […]


Israel stops granting visas to UN human rights workers …
Israel stops granting visas to UN human rights workers. … SANAA, Oct. 15 (YPA) – Israel entity has stopped granting any visas to employees of the United Nations human rights agency, forcing the agency’s senior staff to leave, the British Middle East Eye newspaper report. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR …


Israel Stops Granting Visas to UN Human Rights Employees …
Israel has stopped granting any visas to employees at the United Nations’ human rights agency, effectively forcing the body’s top staff to leave, Middle East Eye can reveal. In February, Israel announced it was suspending ties with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) after a report highlighted more …