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U.N. Faces Test on Native Rights

Published: October 13, 2006, Author: AngelSupport

UNITED NATIONS, Oct 13 (IPS) – Even though various U.N. agencies have endorsed an international document that calls for full recognition of the rights of indigenous peoples, the United States and a handful of other nations continue to stand in the way of its approval by the 192-member General Assembly.

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