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Slovakia Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

Slovakia will be joining the Czech Republic and Bulgaria as European Unions states who are breaking with EU policy on Jerusalem.

MyWay Airlines Begins Direct Flights From Tbilisi to Tel Aviv

The airline is a subsidiary of the China-based Hooling Group established in 1988.

For the First Time Since Hannah Szenes IDF Paratroopers Jump in Eastern Europe

The IDF paratroopers are participating in joint training with the 173rd Brigade of the European Command of the US Army.

A First: IDF Participating in NATO Eastern European Exercises

Nineteen countries participate in the maneuvers, with about 18,000 soldiers spread around Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland.

Czech Republic Reopens Its Honorary Consulate in Jerusalem

Dan Propper, a 78-year-old Israeli Czech businessman, was named honorary consul.

Czech FM Blames Hamas for Gaza Border Deaths

"I do not think that there is a causal link between the transfer of the U.S. Embassy... to Jerusalem and the events in Gaza."

Romania Buys Rights from Israel to Produce Iron Dome

In a deal worth hundreds of millions of dollars, Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems will provide the Romanian Romaero company with licensing and training to produce their own air-defense systems.

Tourism Ministry Announces More Direct Flights From Romania to Tel Aviv

Sibiu will be the sixth city in Romania to operate a direct route with Israel.

Czech Republic Opening Consulate in Jerusalem, Moving Embassy ‘Later’

Both the new Czech Consulate and Czech Cultural Center are to be located on the “western” side of Jerusalem.

Palestinian Authority Demands Romania Keep Its Embassy Out of Jerusalem

The United States plans to officially transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and open temporary facilities on the secular date of Israel’s declaration of independence, May 14.

Israelis Injured in Romania Bus Crash

Israel’s Foreign Ministry worked together with authorities in Bucharest to coordinate rescue efforts.

Croatia to Buy Used F-16s from Israel Air Force

The decision to buy the Israeli planes was allegedly pushed by Croatian Defense Minister Damir Krstičević. Israel also offered to cooperate on drone development.

An ‘End to Anti-Semitism’ in Vienna

“People marching in the streets of European capitals shouting ‘Death to the Jews’ has led to the actual death of Jews, and will continue if Europe does not react.”

100 European Jewish Boys & Girls Celebrate Bar, Bat Mitzvahs at Western Wall

The celebrants were accompanied by rabbis from their respective Jewish communities and a native speaker of their language was attached to each group.

Bayit Yehudi MK Demands Israel Expel Polish Diplomats

“It’s a dramatic step but it embodies a clear message that we are not willing to accept the distortion of history ."

Yad Vashem Response to Ratification of Poland’s ‘Holocaust’ Law

We are concerned that this law will have repercussions in the areas of Holocaust research, education and remembrance.

Poland Cancels Bennett’s Planned Visit, Bennett Says ‘I’m Honored’

“The past cannot be rewritten,” he said. “The future will be written together.”

Diplomats from Poland, Turkey Skip Israeli Ceremony to Honor ‘Righteous Gentiles’

"Israel works closely with our partners around the world to defend and reveal the truth about the Holocaust. We expect to do that with every country, including Poland."

Germany: We Alone Are to Blame for Holocaust

“Anti-Semitic statements are overflowing the internet channels in Poland, [and] they have become present on the main stream media too."

Yad Vashem Condemns Polish Senate’s ‘Problematic Piece of Legislation’

One of the first questions the Poles asked the Nazis, their new rulers, was if it was permitted to kill the Jews.

Polish Senate Passes ‘No Polish Death Camps’ Law

"In every town where there was an Aktion (German expulsion of the local Jews), the ghetto was surrounded by a mob that participated in a formal hunt on Jews, a hunt according to all the rules of hunting—with beaters or without them. Did many Jews perish at their hands? Countless ones!"

Israeli Ambassador to Russia Speaks Up Against ‘Polish Death Camps’ Law

"We’re working with the Russian state service for archives on a project titled ‘Every Person Has a Name,’" Koren said.

Israeli Education Minister Orders Compulsory Course on Poles’ Collaboration with Nazis

The lesson plan reminds students that "even after the war, Jews encountered hostility from their former neighbors as they returned from the concentration camps ... The most famous case was the Kielce pogrom in Poland, in July 1946, during which the Poles murdered 42 Holocaust survivors who returned to the city."

‘Let’s Make a Deal’ in Davos: Israel, Croatia Agree on $500M Sale of Used...

"The two leaders [also] agreed to expand economic, security, water, agricultural, academic and tourism cooperation."

Polish Prime Minister: Tree Missing from Yad Vashem for Poland

“At Yad Vashem, there is an avenue along which there are trees which represent the Righteous Among the Nations. But one tree is missing . . ."

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