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adama dieng UN
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BJP’s Swamy to drag UN official to court over Muslim ‘comment’ row

Dieng said on Monday that alleged statements attributed to Swamy like "all people are not equal", and that "Muslims are not in an 'equal category' as others" were extremely alarming. Dieng added: "Hate speech and the dehumanisation of others go against international human rights norms and values."
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UN Human Rights chief criticises India’s quarantine measures

"Without the ability to sustain themselves in urban centres and in light of the almost complete shutdown of public transportation, hundreds of thousands of migrant men, women and children were forced to walk hundreds of kilometres trying to reach their villages and home states. Some have died making the journey."