Richard Falk

Obama, Jewish Groups Call For Firing Of U.N. Official

07/09/2011 - 20:00

The Obama administration, joined by U.S. Jewish groups, called for the United Nations to dismiss Richard Falk, its rapporteur on Palestinian rights, after he posted an anti-Semitic cartoon on his blog.

Rice Calls for Removal of U.N.’s Palestine Rapporteur

01/25/2011 - 19:00

WASHINGTON (JTA) -- The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations called for the removal of its special rapporteur on the Palestinians.

Susan Rice issued the call after the rapporteur, Richard Falk, wrote on his personal blog that an independent investigation of the Sept. 11 attacks is in order.

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