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Senator Sam Brownback, Chairman
Rep. Christopher H. Smith, Co-Chairman
For Immediate Release
www.csce.gov
May 8, 2006

COMBATING ANTI-SEMITISM: OSCE POLICE TRAINING INITIATIVE AND HOLOCAUST EDUCATION


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(Washington) - Senator Sam Brownback (R-KS), Chairman of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, announced that the Commission will hold a briefing on the activities of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights concerning Holocaust education and law enforcement training to track crimes motivated by anti-Semitism.

Tools for Combating Anti-Semitism: Police Training and Holocaust Education

Tuesday, May 9, 2006
2:30 PM
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 628

Panel I

Paul Goldenberg, Special Advisor, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights

Dr. Kathrin Meyer, Adviser on Anti-Semitism Issues, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights  

Panel II

Rabbi Andrew Baker, Director of International Jewish Affairs, American Jewish Committee

Stacy Burdett, Associate Director of Government and National Affairs, Anti-Defamation League

Liebe Geft, Director, Simon Wiesenthal Center's Museum of Tolerance

The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the Helsinki Commission, is a U.S. Government agency that monitors progress in the implementation of the provisions of the 1975 Helsinki Accords. The Commission consists of nine members from the United States Senate, nine from the House of Representatives, and one member each from the Departments of State, Defense and Commerce.

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