Italy pulls out of Durban Review Conference

Speaking on the sidelines of a NATO summit in Brussels, Foreign Minister Franco Frattini said Italy has withdrawn its delegation from the preparatory negotiations ahead of the so-called Durban II conference due to “aggressive and anti-Semitic statements” in the draft of the event’s final document.

Associated Press

2 Responses to “Italy pulls out of Durban Review Conference”

  1. Lynne T Says:

    I’m hopeful that similar announcements will come from France and Germany and soon.

  2. Brian Goldfarb Says:

    But as others have noted elsewhere on the site, “with friends like these (ie, Berloscuni)…”


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