WJC News Update – WJC’s Jewish Diplomatic Corps takes active role in fighting anti-Israel bias at UNHRC

WJC News Update – WJC’s Jewish Diplomatic Corps takes active role in fighting anti-Israel bias at UNHRC

 

 

News updates from the World Jewish Congress website – 15 March 2017

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Small blog unhrc WJC’s Jewish Diplomatic Corps takes active role in fighting anti-Israel bias at UNHRCThe 34th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council is underway in Geneva; members of the WJC-JDCorps delivering statements on meetings of priority.
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