France


Capital City: Paris  |  Population: 64,473,140
Geography Area: 260,558 sq mi  |  Nationality: French
Government Type: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
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2014

  • Dec 9, 2014

    Cardin Lauds Compensation for Holocaust Victims Transported by National Society of French Railways Press Release
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  • Jul 22, 2014

    Anti-Semitism, Racism and Discrimination in the OSCE Region Hearing
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2012

  • Nov 21, 2012

    Helsinki Commission Welcomes Unveiling of Berlin Memorial for Romani Genocide Victims Article
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  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
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  • Jan 23, 2012

    Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin (Co-Chairman) - Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe Testimony
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  • Jan 19, 2012

    The Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Hearing
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  • Jan 18, 2012

    The Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Event
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  • Jan 17, 2012

    REVISED: Live Webcast: U.S. Helsinki Commission Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
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  • Jan 13, 2012

    **REVISED: NEW DATE AND TIME: U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
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2011

  • Dec 7, 2011

    Briefing on the Caucasus Event
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  • Dec 7, 2011

    Conflicts in the Caucasus: Prospects for Resolution Hearing
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  • Nov 30, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold a Briefing on Conflicts in the Caucasus Press Release
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  • Jul 29, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Welcomes Recognition of Romani Victims of Nazi Genocide; Urges Other European Nations to Act Press Release
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  • Jul 28, 2011

    U.S. Policy and the OSCE: Making Good on Commitments Hearing
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2010

  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
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  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
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  • Sep 22, 2010

    Senate Committee Passes Cardin, Boxer, Brownback Bill Addressing Child Trafficking Press Release
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  • Sep 15, 2010

    Hastings Raises Cause of Roma, Muslims through Commission Minority Events with French Delegation Press Release
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  • Sep 15, 2010

    Hastings, Lee Push for Increased Minority Political Participation Press Release
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  • Aug 10, 2010

    Anti-Roma Actions Erupt in France, Europe Statement
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  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
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  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
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  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
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  • Jun 14, 2010

    Legislation, Leadership Needed to Fight Human Trafficking Press Release
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  • Jun 2, 2010

    U.S. and European Parliamentarians Press for Minority Gains Press Release
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  • Jun 1, 2010

    Transatlantic Minority Political Leadership Conference – News Conference Press Release
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  • May 25, 2010

    Holocaust Era Assets – After the Prague Conference Hearing
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  • May 25, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Holocaust Era Assets Event
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  • May 18, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Holocaust Era Assets Press Release
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  • May 4, 2010

    Commissioners Call for Political Leadership to Prevent Inter-Ethnic Conflicts Press Release
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  • May 4, 2010

    Mitigating Inter-Ethnic Conflict in the OSCE Region Hearing
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  • May 4, 2010

    Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Event
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  • Apr 27, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Press Release
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  • Mar 31, 2010

    Cardin, Hastings Call for Tolerance Amid European Burqa Ban Debate Press Release
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  • Feb 9, 2010

    POSTPONED: Helsinki Commission to Host Conversation on French Muslims Press Release
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  • Feb 9, 2010

    Conversation on French Muslims Event
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  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
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  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
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2009

  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
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  • Dec 6, 2009

    Watch: Helsinki Commission Releases Energy Engagement Video ahead of Copenhagen Meetings Press Release
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  • Nov 17, 2009

    Hastings Continues to Lead on Minority Political Participation at UN Forum Press Release
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  • Oct 28, 2009

    Hearing on U.S. Policy toward OSCE Event
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  • Oct 22, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Press Release
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  • Jun 8, 2009

    Cardin, Hastings Comment on Right-Wing Victories in European Union Parliamentary Elections Press Release
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2008

  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
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2007

  • Jun 20, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Energy Security in the OSCE Region Press Release
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  • Mar 28, 2007

    House Foreign Affairs Committee Unanimously Reports Out Hastings Resolution Calling for the Opening Up of Holocaust Archives Press Release
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  • Mar 13, 2007

    Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome Statement
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2004

  • Nov 2, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Alarmed at French Students' Expulsion over Religious Attire Press Release
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  • Jul 21, 2004

    Mass Murder of Roma at Auschwitz Sixty Years Ago Statement
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  • Jun 30, 2004

    OSCE Meeting Examines Hate Crimes and Racist, Xenophobic and Anti-Semitic Internet Propaganda Article
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  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
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2003

  • Jul 7, 2003

    From the Bad to the Worst ... Helsinki Commission Hearing Sets Sites on Arms Sales to Rogue Regimes Article
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  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Statement in Support of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe - Rep. Smith Statement
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  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Statement in Support of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe - Rep. Cardin Statement
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  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Statement in Support of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe - Rep. Hastings Statement
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  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Debate of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe Statement
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  • May 28, 2003

    Full Text of Congressional Letter to President Bush Concerning anti-Semitism Press Release
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  • May 28, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Initiative Urges Bush to Use G-8 Summit as Platform to Combat Anti-Semitism Press Release
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  • May 22, 2003

    Prevention of Anti-Semitic Violence Statement
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  • Mar 6, 2003

    OSCE Parliamentarians Vow to Confront Anti-Semitism Article
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  • Feb 28, 2003

    Report: Special Meeting on Anti-Semitism Article
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  • Feb 19, 2003

    Condemning Anti-Semitism Statement
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2002

  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
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  • Jul 9, 2002

    Concerning Rise in Anti-Semitism in Europe Statement
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  • Jun 17, 2002

    Hearing Addresses Dramatic Increase in Anti-Semitic Attacks Across Europe Article
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  • May 22, 2002

    Hearing: Escalating Anti-Semitic Violence in Europe Hearing
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2001

  • Nov 16, 2001

    Roadblock to Religious Liberty: Religious Registration Policies in the OSCE Region Article
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  • Nov 7, 2001

    France's Law Affects Freedom of Worship Statement
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  • Aug 24, 2001

    Helsinki Commissioners Play Key Role in United States Delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Article
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  • Jul 19, 2001

    Report on Activities of U.S. Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Statement
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2000

  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
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  • Jul 20, 2000

    Freedom of Religion Remains in Peril Press Release
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  • Jul 19, 2000

    Briefing: Religious Liberty: The Legal Framework in Selected OSCE Countries Briefing
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CSCE :: User Groups
  • Dec 9, 2014

    Cardin Lauds Compensation for Holocaust Victims Transported by National Society of French Railways Press Release
    more
  • Nov 21, 2012

    Helsinki Commission Welcomes Unveiling of Berlin Memorial for Romani Genocide Victims Article
    more
  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
    more
  • Jan 17, 2012

    REVISED: Live Webcast: U.S. Helsinki Commission Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
    more
  • Jan 13, 2012

    **REVISED: NEW DATE AND TIME: U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
    more
  • Nov 30, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold a Briefing on Conflicts in the Caucasus Press Release
    more
  • Jul 29, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Welcomes Recognition of Romani Victims of Nazi Genocide; Urges Other European Nations to Act Press Release
    more
  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
    more
  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Sep 22, 2010

    Senate Committee Passes Cardin, Boxer, Brownback Bill Addressing Child Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Sep 15, 2010

    Hastings Raises Cause of Roma, Muslims through Commission Minority Events with French Delegation Press Release
    more
  • Sep 15, 2010

    Hastings, Lee Push for Increased Minority Political Participation Press Release
    more
  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
    more
  • Jun 14, 2010

    Legislation, Leadership Needed to Fight Human Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Jun 2, 2010

    U.S. and European Parliamentarians Press for Minority Gains Press Release
    more
  • Jun 1, 2010

    Transatlantic Minority Political Leadership Conference – News Conference Press Release
    more
  • May 18, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Holocaust Era Assets Press Release
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Commissioners Call for Political Leadership to Prevent Inter-Ethnic Conflicts Press Release
    more
  • Apr 27, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Press Release
    more
  • Mar 31, 2010

    Cardin, Hastings Call for Tolerance Amid European Burqa Ban Debate Press Release
    more
  • Feb 9, 2010

    POSTPONED: Helsinki Commission to Host Conversation on French Muslims Press Release
    more
  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
    more
  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
    more
  • Dec 6, 2009

    Watch: Helsinki Commission Releases Energy Engagement Video ahead of Copenhagen Meetings Press Release
    more
  • Nov 17, 2009

    Hastings Continues to Lead on Minority Political Participation at UN Forum Press Release
    more
  • Oct 22, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Jun 8, 2009

    Cardin, Hastings Comment on Right-Wing Victories in European Union Parliamentary Elections Press Release
    more
  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
    more
  • Jun 20, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Energy Security in the OSCE Region Press Release
    more
  • Mar 28, 2007

    House Foreign Affairs Committee Unanimously Reports Out Hastings Resolution Calling for the Opening Up of Holocaust Archives Press Release
    more
  • Nov 2, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Alarmed at French Students' Expulsion over Religious Attire Press Release
    more
  • Jun 30, 2004

    OSCE Meeting Examines Hate Crimes and Racist, Xenophobic and Anti-Semitic Internet Propaganda Article
    more
  • Jul 7, 2003

    From the Bad to the Worst ... Helsinki Commission Hearing Sets Sites on Arms Sales to Rogue Regimes Article
    more
  • May 28, 2003

    Full Text of Congressional Letter to President Bush Concerning anti-Semitism Press Release
    more
  • May 28, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Initiative Urges Bush to Use G-8 Summit as Platform to Combat Anti-Semitism Press Release
    more
  • Mar 6, 2003

    OSCE Parliamentarians Vow to Confront Anti-Semitism Article
    more
  • Feb 28, 2003

    Report: Special Meeting on Anti-Semitism Article
    more
  • Jun 17, 2002

    Hearing Addresses Dramatic Increase in Anti-Semitic Attacks Across Europe Article
    more
  • Nov 16, 2001

    Roadblock to Religious Liberty: Religious Registration Policies in the OSCE Region Article
    more
  • Aug 24, 2001

    Helsinki Commissioners Play Key Role in United States Delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
    more
  • Jul 20, 2000

    Freedom of Religion Remains in Peril Press Release
    more


CSCE :: User Groups
  • Jul 22, 2014

    Anti-Semitism, Racism and Discrimination in the OSCE Region Hearing
    more
  • Jan 19, 2012

    The Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Hearing
    more
  • Dec 7, 2011

    Conflicts in the Caucasus: Prospects for Resolution Hearing
    more
  • Jul 28, 2011

    U.S. Policy and the OSCE: Making Good on Commitments Hearing
    more
  • May 25, 2010

    Holocaust Era Assets – After the Prague Conference Hearing
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Mitigating Inter-Ethnic Conflict in the OSCE Region Hearing
    more
  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • May 22, 2002

    Hearing: Escalating Anti-Semitic Violence in Europe Hearing
    more
  • Jul 19, 2000

    Briefing: Religious Liberty: The Legal Framework in Selected OSCE Countries Briefing
    more


CSCE :: User Groups
  • Aug 10, 2010

    Anti-Roma Actions Erupt in France, Europe Statement
    more
  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
    more
  • Mar 13, 2007

    Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome Statement
    more
  • Jul 21, 2004

    Mass Murder of Roma at Auschwitz Sixty Years Ago Statement
    more
  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Statement in Support of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe - Rep. Smith Statement
    more
  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Statement in Support of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe - Rep. Cardin Statement
    more
  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Statement in Support of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe - Rep. Hastings Statement
    more
  • Jul 3, 2003

    Floor Debate of H. Con. Res. 49 Condemning Anti-Semitism in Europe Statement
    more
  • May 22, 2003

    Prevention of Anti-Semitic Violence Statement
    more
  • Feb 19, 2003

    Condemning Anti-Semitism Statement
    more
  • Jul 9, 2002

    Concerning Rise in Anti-Semitism in Europe Statement
    more
  • Nov 7, 2001

    France's Law Affects Freedom of Worship Statement
    more
  • Jul 19, 2001

    Report on Activities of U.S. Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Statement
    more


CSCE :: User Groups
  • Nov 21, 2012

    Helsinki Commission Welcomes Unveiling of Berlin Memorial for Romani Genocide Victims Article
    more
  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
    more
  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
    more
  • Jun 30, 2004

    OSCE Meeting Examines Hate Crimes and Racist, Xenophobic and Anti-Semitic Internet Propaganda Article
    more
  • Jul 7, 2003

    From the Bad to the Worst ... Helsinki Commission Hearing Sets Sites on Arms Sales to Rogue Regimes Article
    more
  • Mar 6, 2003

    OSCE Parliamentarians Vow to Confront Anti-Semitism Article
    more
  • Feb 28, 2003

    Report: Special Meeting on Anti-Semitism Article
    more
  • Jun 17, 2002

    Hearing Addresses Dramatic Increase in Anti-Semitic Attacks Across Europe Article
    more
  • Nov 16, 2001

    Roadblock to Religious Liberty: Religious Registration Policies in the OSCE Region Article
    more
  • Aug 24, 2001

    Helsinki Commissioners Play Key Role in United States Delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
    more

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