On 14 and 15 May 2012, WJC President Amb. Ronald S. Lauder, and Secretary General, Dan Diker, together with ICJP delegates from Europe and Israel, held a working session at the Italian Parliament in Rome to define common goals and strategies to face the alarm of the overall rise in anti-Semitism and extremism in Europe.read more »
"Fruits of the Arab Spring; buds of hope. As we know, Kaddafi's Libya had been expelled from the UN Human Rights Council. This is a logical consequence of the Colonel's behavior. But in November, after the Libyanrevolution, the UN reinstated Libya to the Council.
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