International Human Rights Day

MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE On International Human Rights Day, the United States celebrates the rights and freedoms enshrined in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This day has a special resonance for Americans, as the United States was the first nation founded on the belief that all individuals are created equal and endowed by their creator with certain unalienable ...
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Human Rights Day (December 10)

Human Rights Day (December 10) Michael R. Pompeo  Secretary of State Washington, DC December 10, 2018 Seventy years ago, the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Emerging from a world war that shocked humanity with its cruelty, the sovereign nations of the world united to specify those rights that are inherent ...
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Statement of the Embassy of the United States on the Occasion of Human Rights Day (December 10)

Statement of the Embassy of the United States on the Occasion of Human Rights Day (December 10) Today, the United States Embassy in Georgia is pleased to celebrate the 68th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  Adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights recognizes that ...
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