Human Rights Council

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Sri Lanka

We commend Sri Lanka’s commitment to promoting reconciliation, accountability, and human rights, and welcome progress on returning occupied lands […]

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Ukraine

We commend Ukraine’s reform efforts since 2014, undertaken as the country has suffered greatly from acts of Russian aggression.

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Japan

The United States commends Japan’s work to promote human rights, both domestically and internationally.

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Zambia

We commend the Government of Zambia for reforming the country’s constitution and adopting meaningful changes to electoral clauses and […]

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Benin

We recognize Benin’s efforts to protect children from human trafficking.

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Pakistan

We commend Pakistan for passing the Hindu Marriage Act, which allows, for the first time, members of the Hindu […]