Wiesenthal Centre at the British Parliamentary Intelligence Security Forum

September 10, 2023

Paris - The Wiesenthal Centre Director for International Relations, Dr. Shimon Samuels, was invited by MP Alicia Kearns, Chair of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee, to attend the Parliamentary Intelligence Security Forum in London.

Over 250 participants, out of 67 countries, spent three days discussing "Ominous Security Challenges from Adversarial Actors", including Illicit Financing, Cyber-Security, Human Trafficking. Money Laundering, Space-Force, AI, Quantum Computing and Energy...

Most cases addressed China, Russia, North Korea and Iran.

Samuels with L-R: MP Alicia Kearns, Chair of the British Foreign Affairs Select Committee; Saida Muna Tasneem, High Commissioner of Bangladesh to the United Kingdom;
Ahmed Al Shahrani, Chief of Protocol, Shura Council, Saudi Arabia

Samuels had suggested the issue of Hate and presented the 5-language editions (English, French, Spanish, Russian and Arabic) of the book "Antisemitism: The Generic Hatred" published under the auspices of UNESCO.

Samuels attending the Parliamentary Intelligence Security Forum presenting the book: (L-R) Bol Gai Deng, from South Sudan; Samuels; Ambe Valentine Ngwa, from Cameroon, MP Ana Racu, from the Republic of Moldova; Silvia Rosa Matus de la Cruz, of Mexico.

At the conference, interest was expressed to facilitate the publishing of a German edition of the book.

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The Simon Wiesenthal Center is one of the largest international Jewish human rights organizations in the United States. It is an NGO at international agencies including the United Nations, UNESCO, the OSCE, the OAS, the Council of Europe and the Latin American Parliament (Parlatino).

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