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externalCzech Republic replaces Russia on UN human rights council.

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May 11, 2022 4:59 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

The United Nations General Assembly elected the Czech Republic to the Human Rights Council on May 10 to replace Russia, suspended last month over its full-scale invasion of Ukraine. The Czech Republic was elected with 157 votes in favor, with 23 countries abstaining.

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