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fluff issue. .. >> >> why hasn't it been? visits with along with cuba in saudi arabia and china so what happened is now is a place where actors go to make sure they're not pointed at and a place they have no problem pointing at others like israel. we left them with something has to change either we can do we hear we're go fight for human rights somewhere else. >> do you see there is enough of a willingness to reform that to continue to be a part of it?. >> it that seriously. i brought up the agenda items seven basically that is for any sorts of human rights violation for any country in the world you go to agenda item for -- number 46 there is a problem number seven is slowly for an act condemning israel. why would he do that with syria or north korea and you will have one agenda item for israel? if you have to hit israel fine but do it under number four. >> that is a permanent agenda item it is always on the agenda. >> always. it has ben there forever and because it is they're they're constantly trying to use that i want the attention on syria and north korea so then just use agend
sits on the council along with china. what happened is it's now a place where actors go to make sure they are not pointed at. it's a place they have no problem pointing at others or abusing others like israel. so what we left and it was something has got to change. we can do it here or we will go fight for someone else. >> do you see there's a willingness to reform it in a way that would allow the u.s. to be part of it? is. >> they took it seriously. one of the items i brought up was agenda item seven. basically for any sort of human rights violation, for any country in the world you go through agenda items four. it allows do you say there's a problem. agenda item 7 is solely for acts condemning israel. why would you do that when you have syria and north korea and all of these other places and you'll have one agenda item for israel. do it on your say general da item. >> so it has a specific agenda item that is permanent? >> it is just an israel bashing item. it's been there forever and because it's there they are constantly trying to use it. i want the attention to be on north korea
? because venezuela sits on the council, along with cuba, saw day arabia, china. what happened is it is now a place with actors go to make sure they are not pointed out. and they have no problem pointing at others or abusing others like israel. so what we left them with is something has got to change. either we can do it here or we're going to fight somewhere else. >> do you see the signs that there is a willingness enough the members of the council to reform it? >> they took it seriously. and one of the items i brought up was agenda item seven and what that is is basically for any sort of human rights violation, for any country in the world, you go through agenda item four that allows you to say that there is a problem. agenda item seven is solely for acts condemning israel. why would you do that when you have syria and north korea and all of these other places and you are going to have one agenda item for israel. if you have to hit israel, fine. >> just to be clear, the human rights council has a specific agenda item that is a permanent item. >> it's just an israel bashing item. an
china, and otherings. they have no -- so, you know, what we left, the message was something's got to change. either we're going to do it here or we're going to go do it somewhere else. >> do you think there's enough members on the council that would allow the u.s. to continue to be a part of it? >> they took it serious liz. and one of the items i brought up with -- with any country in the world, you go through agenda item 4, it allows you to say that there's a problem. agenda item 7 is solely for acts condemning israel. why would you do that when you have syria and north korea and all these other places and you're going to have one agenda item for israel? >> the u.n. human rights council has a specific agenda item, israel is always on the agenda? >> it's just an israel bashing item, and it's been there forever, and because it's there, they're constantly trying to use it. whereas i want the attention to be on north korea and syria. and if israel does something, just do it through agenda item 4. >> you said something earlier that i wanted to explore with you further, and that is human
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