U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag speaks in Beirut, Thursday, March 5, 2015. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag Saturday praised Lebanon for submitting its first state report to the Committee Against Torture.On April 27, the Committee Against Torture grilled Lebanon in a three-hour session.NGOs and civil society submitted shadow reports to the committee, as well. Legislation to establish Lebanon's National Human Rights Commission was passed by Parliament last October, and is scheduled to become operational by June.
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