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U.N. urges end to U.S. embargo on Cuba, U.S. raises rights concerns

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UNITED NATIONS (HeadlineNews) – The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted its 27th annual resolution calling for an end to the U.S. economic embargo on
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France’s ban on full-body Islamic veil violates human rights: U.N. rights panel

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GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – The U.N. Human Rights Committee said on Tuesday that France’s ban on the niqab, the full-body Islamic veil, was a violation of