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Dutch Watchdog Organization on Anti-Semitism Urges Rotterdam to Cancel Hamas Conference

8 Adar 5777 – March 6, 2017
The Dutch national security agency said the Rotterdam mayor had not, as he claimed, been in touch about the Hamas conference.

Reports: Tony Blair Met with Kushner on Becoming Trump’s Mid-East Advisor

7 Adar 5777 – March 5, 2017
In May 2008, Blair announced a new plan for peace and based mostly on the Peace Valley plan, an effort to promote economic cooperation among Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority.

Lost 400-Year-Old Autobiography of Jewish Governor Returned to Mexico

7 Adar 5777 – March 4, 2017
In addition to his political career, Luis de Carvajal y de la Cueva was probably a slave trader, and the first Spanish person to cross the lower Rio Grande into Texas from Mexico.

Gustav Metzger, Father of Auto-Destructive Art, Dead at 90

5 Adar 5777 – March 3, 2017
The Who's Pete Townshend who studied under Metzger claimed the latter's teachings had inspired him to destroy guitars onstage at the conclusion of his band's concerts.

Muslim Teen Gets 7 Years for Attacking Jewish Teacher in France

After the attack, the head of the Jewish community in Marseille was widely criticized for telling Jews in his city not to display their yarmulkes in public.

Brussels on Level 3 Alert, Terror Attack Foiled Near Ancient City Gate

5 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
Sainte Gilles Mayor Charles Picque said the driver was a "radicalized man." He was detained after police found the gas canisters in his car.

Croatian Government to Investigate Country’s Pro-Nazi History

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said he would like the commission to recommend how to educate children about human rights violations under totalitarian regimes.

ISA: Israeli Convert to Islam Indicted on ISIS Ties

3 Adar 5777 – March 1, 2017
The ISA views the departure of Israelis to Syria and Iraq as a very dangerous phenomenon.

Herzog Warns Israel to Prepare for Jews Fleeing Western Anti-Semitism

2 Adar 5777 – February 28, 2017
"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."

154 French MPs Demand Hollande Recognize Palestinian State

1 Adar 5777 – February 27, 2017
'This is the way to respect international law as well as the security of Israel.'

German Ambassador to Confer Order of Merit on Hebrew University President

1 Adar 5777 – February 26, 2017
The Federal Republic of Germany will recognize Prof. Ben-Sasson's commitment to German-Israeli relations

Jewish Holocaust Scholar Saved by Texas A&M Official from Deportation

His lecture at the symposium was titled Writing on the Dark Side of the Recent Past.

Heidelberg Police Shoot Terrorist who Rammed into Pedestrians Injuring Three

30 Shevat 5777 – February 25, 2017
The driver, wielding a knife, tried to escape but was intercepted by police and shot.

Arabs Yelling Anti-Semitic Slogans Attack Two Jewish Brothers in Paris

28 Shevat 5777 – February 24, 2017
When they saw they were wearing yarmulkes they drove ahead, blocked their car's path and attacked the brothers using blunt instruments.

Pope Greets Jewish Friend, Waxes Philosophical on the ‘Precious’ Torah

27 Shevat 5777 – February 23, 2017
'The fraternal and institutional dialogue between Jews and Christians is now well-established and effective, made so by encounters that are ongoing and collaborative.'

East Ukraine Jews Again Facing Daily Artillery Barrages

26 Shevat 5777 – February 22, 2017
'We prayed Shacharit so well that the walls of the synagogue were shaking,' Rabbi Mendel Cohen, jokes wearily.

US Calls On EU to Join Fight Against Radical Islamic Terrorism [video]

26 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
"We call upon the European community to join with the United States in continuing to intensify our efforts to counter... radical Islamic terrorism here."

BDS Group SJP Silences Irish University, Forces Cancellation of Event With Israeli Ambassador

An SJP member explained the Israeli ambassador wasn't entitled to speak on campus because “Palestinians in Gaza don’t have free speech.”

Hitler’s Personal Phone Gets $240,000 in Auction

24 Shevat 5777 – February 20, 2017
You, too, can own Adolf Hitler's personal presentation telephone, recovered from the Fuhrerbunker.

Austrian Woman Fined for Denying Holocaust in Bathroom

A court in Feldkirch, Austria, on Friday fined a woman $1,280 and gave her a suspended jail sentence for calling the Holocaust "lies" and...

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