Here’s the relevant sentence from the article (“Israel is a non-democratic apartheid regime, says rights group”, Jan. 12):
In 2017, the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia became the first UN body to accuse Israel of apartheid, a crime under international law…
As we pointed out to Guardian editors, that report, accusing Israel of apartheid, was withdrawn by the UN shortly after it was published and removed from their website. The official responsible for its initial publication also resigned.
The Guardian editor upheld our complaint, and added this new sentence concerning the UN report:
The UN’s leadership did not support the publication of the report, which was later removed from its website.
The following addendum was added below the article: