Eastern European countries including Hungary, Poland and Slovakia have flatly opposed an EU plan adopted in 2015.
US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the US is "reviewing its participation" in the Human Rights Council over what said is the group's "chronic anti-Israel bias".
The European Union committed 50 million euros to help the countries of West Africa's Sahel region set up a multinational force to combat Islamist militant groups.
Doha has long faced accusations that it is a state sponsor of terror.
The governor of the Bank of Portugal has called the measures that the European Commission has taken.