MEXICO CITY (Nov. 9)
Dr. Maurice Perlzweig, who represents the World Jewish Congress as an observer at the United Nations, thanked Mexican officials here for their Government’s support for continuing the WJCongress’ non-voting observer status on the UN’s Economic and Social Council. Earlier this year the non-governmental observer states of the WJCongress and other international Jewish organizations was challenged by the Soviet Union and the Arab states.
Dr. Perlzweig met with Foreign Ministry officials and was a guest at a meeting of the Jewish Central Committee. He visited here enroute to San Jose, Costa Rica to attend a session of the Inter-American Human Rights Commission.