As the U.N. Commission on Human Rights prepares to convene, Jewish groups are lobbying members against adopting anti-Israel resolutions. In advance of the commission’s annual session, which begins March 17, the Anti-Defamation League called on panel members to reject one-sided condemnations of Israel. The American Jewish Committee’s Geneva-based affiliate, U.N. Watch, has met with key panel members and called for a “democratic caucus” to reform the Commission.
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