Congo Expels UN Human Rights Official After Report on Police

October 19, 2014 Posted by admin

KAMPALA, Uganda—Congo on Friday expelled a top United Nations human rights official, accusing him of spreading “false allegations” against the country’s police.

Information Minister Lambert Mende told The Wall Street Journal the government had declared Scott Campbell, director of the U.N.’s Joint Human Rights Office in Congo, “unwelcome” in the country.

The expulsion comes two days after the U.N. issued a report implicating…

Article source: http://online.wsj.com/articles/congo-expels-u-n-human-rights-official-after-report-on-police-1413540858

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