Human Rights Council (HRC)
Swiss Confederation


Jon Bilbao

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The Swiss delegation would like to start by reminding the nations present here that Human Rights are moral principles or norms, which describe certain standards of human behaviour and they should be guaranteed by governments. Every human being needs to be protected, and these rights state the principles to get that protection.

On the issue of religious freedom, the struggles caused by recent terrorist attacks in worldwide non conflictive areas has led people to an irrational fear against Ara...