The United Nations Human Rights Council famously counts among its members countries like China, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia. Foreign Policy reports Tuesday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is demanding reform.

Foreign Policy reports:

The correspondence, obtained by Foreign Policy, explains the Trump administration’s rationale for considering a departure from the 47-member organization. An immediate withdrawal from the Council, however, is not imminent, multiple State Department aides told FP. The Council has a small window of time to redeem itself in the eyes of Washington.


Also on Tuesday, President Trump meet with Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, with his Arabic-speaking aide seated at the head of the table:

It looks bleak at the State Department: