UN General Assembly Approves Volker Turk As UN Human Rights Chief

(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)

The UN General Assembly on Thursday approved Austria's Volker Turk as the next UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Trend reports citing TASS .

The decision was passed without a vote.

Turk's candidacy was earlier nominated by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to replace Michelle Bachelet of Chile.



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