African states narrowly fail to stop UN gay rights envoy work

Brazilian Paulo Pinheiro, center, Chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry on Syria, next to members of the Commission Thailand's Vitit Muntarbhorn, right, and Switzerland's Carla del Ponte, inform the media about the report by the Commission of Inquiry on Syria at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, June 16, 2016. (Magali Girardin/Keystone via AP)





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