UN Council Pokes Holes in Canada's Rights Record

While some countries used a UN review as a way to attack Canada for supporting Israel, others addressed ongoing problems with Aboriginal issues and violence against women.

Lee Berthiaume
Published: Wednesday, 02/04/2009 12:00 am EST

Iran, Pakistan, Cuba and a number of other countries used a review of Canada's human rights record in Geneva on Tuesday to take shots at it for its strong support for Israel at the United Nations.

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