Economic and Social Council 3rd Commission (Human Rights)


Kara Murphy

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Issue: Ensuring the protection of human rights in occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem

Jordan is a country in a truly unique position for this issue, for we are extremely tied to Palestine both culturally (though numbers vary the most popular statistic is that ⅔’s of our country is of palestinian descent) and economically, but we also have peace treaty with Israel and they have recently began providing us with help to counteract extremist groups,such as ISIS, in our country. Due to these actions, we are more accepting of their country’s position in our region than other majority- Islamic countries, and our king,...