US President Joe Biden’s new administration says it will continue its international re-engagement by seeking election to the UN Human Rights Council, where it will press to eliminate a “disproportionate focus” on ally Israel.
- The US, under Donald Trump’s leadership, quit the council in 2018
- Now led by Joe Biden, the US will seek election to the council for the 2022-24 term
- The US will seek to end what it says is the council’s “disproportionate focus on Israel”
Under former president Donald…