Does the suspension of Article 7 mean that the commission may no longer review the situation in the West Bank in a regular meeting, appoint West Bank committees, and send observers? If the answer is yes then Israel has scored a significant victory. As for joining the Western bloc, I wouldn't gloat much about that. It is called Western Europe and others group, and Israel is the others. By the way, has this been signed and executed or is it just a handshake? A lot of things are left unexplained.
Snowden says he volunteered to go to prison to return to the U.S. (AP)
from the article: Israel resuming cooperation with UN Human Rights Council