US criticised by UN for human rights failings on NSA, guns and drones [Guardian]

* Geneva panel share deep concerns over US record on host of different subjects, including racial inequality and Guantánamo *

Ed Pilkington

March 13, 2014

The US came under sharp criticism at the UN human rights committee in Geneva on Thursday for a long list of human rights abuses that included everything from detention without charge at Guantánamo, drone strikes and NSA surveillance, to the death penalty, rampant gun violence and endemic racial inequality…

Full article link: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/mar/13/us-un-human-rights-abuses-nsa-drones

(c) Guardian News & Media Ltd

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