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8 Dead in Ukraine Violence Ahead of Elections

22 Iyyar 5774 – May 22, 2014
Eight Ukraine security officers are dead and 18 hurt in clashes ahead of presidential elections.

FM Liberman Reminds US, Europe: ‘We Know How to Investigate’

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman hit back after calls from foreign leaders for a "thorough" probe of PA rioters' deaths.

‘End of Term’ in 2014 for EU’s Catherine Ashton

European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton completes her term at the end of December this year.

Israeli Aid to Victims of the Floods in Serbia and Bosnia

​The Israeli embassy in Belgrade airlifted essential medicine and equipment to regions that were cut off due to heavy rainfall.

Why is Greece the Most Anti-Semitic Country in Europe?

22 Iyyar 5774 – May 21, 2014
Greece may be the cradle of democracy, but anti-Jewish feeling runs deep in the country

Survey: 74% of French Jews Mulling Emigration

20 Iyyar 5774 – May 19, 2014
95.2% of all respondents to the online survey said they viewed anti-Semitism as “very worrisome” or “worrisome.”

Kharkov Moving Towards Secession?

The Kharkov region is set to hold a referendum on independence within a week.

Maccabi Electra Becomes Europe’s New Basketball Champions

For 10,000 Israeli fans that filled the Mediolanum Forum Arena in Milan, Italy, Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv’s win against Spain’s Real Madrid was a sweet victory.

Germany Cancels Gunboat Discount – Because of Peace Talks Breakdown and Obama

16 Iyyar 5774 – May 16, 2014
The US denies President Obama had any role in the German decision to cancel the promised discount.

Jewish Mother and Baby Assaulted in Paris

16 Iyyar 5774 – May 15, 2014
A woman assaulted a Jewish mother and her baby in Paris while shouting anti-Semitic slurs.

French Jews Set to Mark Record Year for Aliya

13 Iyyar 5774 – May 13, 2014
On the face of things, Jewish life in France appears stronger than ever: Jewish schools are thriving, there are kosher butchers all over the country, and the Jewish population has more than doubled since 1945. So why are people talking about the end of Europe's largest Jewish community?

Latvian School Features ‘Jew-Free’ Sign

11 Iyyar 5774 – May 10, 2014
The entrance to a nursery school in Latvia featured a German-language sign advertising the establishment as being “Jew-free.”

No Israel in this Year’s Eurovision

9 Iyyar 5774 – May 9, 2014
Israeli candidate Mei Finegold made it as far as the semifinals for Eurovision, but not didn't make the final round.

After EU Audit, Corruption Could Become an Expensive Problem for Ramallah

8 Iyyar 5774 – May 8, 2014
The EU parliament called for future EU funding to be conditioned on Palestinian compliance with reform recommendations.

Jerusalem District, Border Police Block Jewish March to Temple Mount

7 Iyyar 5774 – May 6, 2014
Jerusalem District and Border Police blocked a protest march by Jews on Tuesday to the Temple Mount.

Ukraine’s Jewish Mayor of Kharkov Begins His Recovery in Israel

Kharkov's Jewish Mayor Gennady Kernes is slowly overcoming near-fatal wounds and is on the road to recovery at Haifa's Rambam Hospital.

Brussels mayor bans ‘summit meeting’ for anti-Semites

5 Iyyar 5774 – May 4, 2014
A mayor from Brussels banned an event that European Jews have called a “summit meeting for anti-Semites.” Eric Tomas, the mayor of Anderlecht— one of...

Russia Scolds NATO, USA on Sanctions, Troop Movements

30 Nisan 5774 – April 30, 2014
As pro-Russian separatists eat up town after town in eastern Ukraine, the Kremlin is closely monitoring NATO’s reaction – and the White House response.

Rising Anti-Semitism Driving Jews to Israel

The majority of last year's new immigrants to Israel came from Russia and Ukraine. An increase this year is expected to include France.

Critically Wounded Jewish Mayor Airlifted from Ukraine to Israeli Hospital

30 Nisan 5774 – April 29, 2014
Jewish Ukrainian Mayor Gennady Kernes was airlifted from Kharkov to the Holy Land for advanced medical care after assassins nearly killed him.

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