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Russia Fails to Win Re-Election to U.N. Human Rights Council

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, Oct 29- Russia failed to win re-election to the United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday, beaten out by Hungary and Croatia, following lobbying by rights groups against Moscow’s candidacy because of its military support for the Syrian government. In a secret ballot by the 193-member U.N. General Assembly, Hungary

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