New Tensions Sparking Between Trump and UN Rights Leader, Michelle Bachelet

Rumors abound that the UN High Commissioner of Human Rights will resign amid tensions with Trump administration.

by Barbara Crossette. Read more on PassBlue.

Michelle Bachelet, the UN high commissioner for human rights, in Geneva, December 2018. She has released a long-awaited database of companies that are helping Israel to develop Jewish settlements in Palestine-occupied territory. US Secretary of State Pompeo reiterated his “outrage” last week over the report. VIOLAINE MARTIN/UN PHOTO

Michelle Bachelet, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, who…