Out of the 26,513 people who have received the honor, 6,706 are Poles, 5,516 are Dutch.
EJC expressed hope for "a continental standard so anti-Semites will know which lines they dare not cross.”
"Petilura was anything but an honest man. He was a cruel barbarian, indisputably responsible for pogroms in which 35,000-40,000 Jews were murdered."
Austria's Chancellor-elect said he is interested in “developing the friendship and links” with Israel, and is happy to visit soon.
Gliński is irate at the exhibition which presents Poland, France and Ukraine as states and nations that collaborated with the Holocaust, while Germany is presented "only as the country that exemplifies the holocaust."
Palij pleaded in court that he was forced to serve as a guard at the slave labor camp during World War II.
The march began at the Wiesel family home, and ended at the railway station, where a plaque was unveiled and the station named after Wiesel.
Waszyński was a prolific film director in prewar Poland – in the 1930s he directed 37 of the 147 films made in Poland in that decade, including the Yiddish-language film Dybbuk.
The Macedonia leader said his delegation hopes to learn from Israel about building new jobs, as well as connect with the youth, with hi-tech, and learn new approaches to agriculture.
The EJC is specifically raising a red flag about the deteriorating relationship between Poland's government and the Jewish community.
This important and magnificent synagogue was the center of study of the Vilna Gaon. In recent weeks, a delegation of archaeologists has uncovered two of the compound's ritual baths.
"Such words are offensive to two peoples who have been victims of monstrous persecution," Spokesman Borukh Gorin said.
A 22-member delegation was sent by the Jewish State to battle the flames, which began last week.
"He was responsible for planning numerous terrorist attacks, including the failed plot to bomb the 2016 Israel-Albania soccer match."
The Polish government's statement said: "We strongly condemn aggression and violence against any person."
"Government opposition to the Palestinian Authority policy of paying salaries to convicted terrorists ought to be self-evident."
"The challenges we face are quite similar and we need to learn from your experience," said Georgia's Prime Minister.
"We are certain that the partnership will be a long-term, strategic one."
"The personal ties and the relations between the Jewish and Georgian people are truly exemplary. Our relations go deeply to centuries."
Europe, he said, was acting not just against Israel’s interests but against its own interests as well.
The prime minister has a great love for athletic sports, but as he told the team, he counts it as progress that "he didn't tear a ligament" kicking the ball this time.
The prime minister's visit to Hungary is focused on promoting cooperation between the governments and the private sector, underlining high-tech, autonomous vehicles and new technologies.
This is the first visit by a sitting Israeli Prime Minister to Hungary since the resumption of diplomatic relations.
Somehow supporters of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divest and Sanctions (BDS) campaign nevertheless managed to politicize Netanyahu’s visit.
The huge bomb was left in place quietly until explosives experts could attend to it safely.