Communiqués de presse 2013

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“It is time for this emblematic scourge to be forever removed from the continent of Europe soaked in the blood of its 60 million victims”

Paris, 21 August 2013

In a letter to Spanish Prime Minister (President of the Government) Mariano Rajoy, the Simon Wiesenthal Centre Director for International Relations, Dr. Shimon Samuels, noted that “foreign tourists attending the ‘corrida’ at the Madrid Pinto bullring have shared with us their shock to see the arena decorated with a banner emblazoned with the swastika and the profile of Hitler, proclaiming ‘Adolf Hitler Tenia Razon’ (‘Adolf Hitler was right’).”

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“It is time for this emblematic scourge to be forever removed from the continent of Europe soaked in the blood of its 60 million victims”

Paris, 21 August 2013

In a letter to Spanish Prime Minister (President of the Government) Mariano Rajoy, the Simon Wiesenthal Centre Director for International Relations, Dr. Shimon Samuels, noted that “foreign tourists attending the ‘corrida’ at the Madrid Pinto bullring have shared with us their shock to see the arena decorated with a banner emblazoned with the swastika and the profile of Hitler, proclaiming ‘Adolf Hitler Tenia Razon’ (‘Adolf Hitler was right’).”

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Wiesenthal Centre to Beslan School Massacre Commemoration Calls for Solidarity Platform of Mayors From Cities Targeted by Terrorism Attacks Against Children

Beslan Russia, 3 September 2013

The Simon Wiesenthal Centre’s Director for International Relations, Dr. Shimon Samuels, was invited by the Russian Holocaust Centre to keynote an international conference on “Children – Victims of Terror.” This was held, in Beslan and the Wladikavkaz State University, on the ninth anniversary of the 3 day siege of 1,100 hostages—including 770 children—at the Beslan school in North Ossetia Caucasus, Russia.

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“Ensure that health and medicine remain above political abuse.”

Paris, 4 July 2013

In a letter to Luc Besançon, General  Secretary/CEO of the International Pharmaceutical Federation, the Simon Wiesenthal Director for International Relations, Dr. Shimon Samuels, exposed a “’France-Palestine Solidarity’ boycott campaign against the Israeli generic pharmaceutical company, TEVA.”

Samuels noted that “TEVA was first targeted for boycott in my presence at a meeting  of the United Nations Committee for the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome 27-28 February, 2013”

La Palestine détourne la session du Patrimoine mondial de l’Unesco – une nouvelle campagne arabe contre Jérusalem.

Phnom Penh, Cambodge, le 25 juin 2013

Le Centre Simon-Wiesenthal – l’unique organisme juif accrédité au Comité du patrimoine mondial de l’Unesco – a déploré la manipulation dont a été victime cette organisation qui a pour but de protéger et de préserver les sites culturels et naturels : une nouvelle opération coup de poing y a été menée contre Israël.