UN Elects Iran to Women’s Rights Commission

No, that’s not a typo.

I don’t even know what to say. I’m just disgusted.

From Fox News:

Without fanfare, the United Nations this week elected Iran to its Commission on the Status of Women, handing a four-year seat on the influential human rights body to a theocratic state in which stoning is enshrined in law and lashings are required for women judged “immodest.”

Just days after Iran abandoned a high-profile bid for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council, it began a covert campaign to claim a seat on the Commission on the Status of Women, which is “dedicated exclusively to gender equality and advancement of women,” according to its website.

From Allahpundit at HotAir:

Go have a look at what the newest defender of international women’s rights is up to these days.

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