WASHINGTON – Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL), Chairman of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (the Helsinki Commission) and Co-Chairman Senator Benjamin L. Cardin (D-MD), will hold a hearing on Tuesday, January 29 at 10:00 a.m. in room 419 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. The hearing entitled, “Taking Stock: Combating Anti-Semitism in the OSCE Region,” will focus on efforts to combat anti-Semitism and related violence in Europe. The hearing will be webcast from the Helsinki Commission website at www.csce.gov.
Testifying before the Commission will be:
Professor Gert Weisskirchen, member of the German Parliament, OSCE Chairman-in Office’s Personal Representative on Combating Anti-Semitism
Dr. Kathrin Meyer, Advisor on Anti-Semitism Issues, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
WHAT: Helsinki Commission Hearing to Review Efforts on Combating Anti-Semitism and Related Violence in Europe
WHEN: Tuesday, January 29 at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building