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Nearly Half The Knesset Marks Holocaust At Auschwitz

“We stand at the gate of hell on earth,” MK Yariv Levin (Likud-Beiteinu) said. “The visit by a delegation of the parliament of an independent and strong Jewish state, together with survivors who were here, symbolizes Israel’s total commitment to the protection of the Jewish people.

New Jewish Community in Berlin Linked To Pre-War Congregation

A new Jewish community was dedicated in the former East Berlin, in the footsteps of one destroyed by the Nazis. In an odd twist, the...

Nazi-Looted Paintings Going on Auction Block

Nazi-looted paintings recovered by the Allies platoon known as the Monuments Men will be sold at auction in New York. The four lots will go...

Israeli Archbishop of Haifa Resigns over Sex Scandal

Turns out the holy man of God could be doing all kinds of touching.

SodaStream Wins Lawsuit against French Boycott Israel Group

SodaStream is believed to be the first Israeli firm to introduce a court case against the Palestinian lobby.

Prophecy? Crow and Seagull Attack Pope’s Doves of Peace (Video)

Maybe the crow and the seagull know something that most of us know but the pope won’t believe.

Paris Anti-Hollande March Turns into Day of Hatred of Jews

A march through Paris against French President Francois Hollande ended with anti-Semitic chants and cries of support for an anti-Semitic comedian. At least 150 protesters...

Letter Offered Hitler Money to Let Jews Move to Gush Etzion

A recently-discovered letter sent to Hitler in 1939 offered him 100,000 Palestine lira in exchange for allowing Jews to buy land in Gush Etzion...

Swedes and Danes Want to Permit Circumcision – for Bar Mitzvah

“If we prohibit it [circumcision], we must also address the issue of the Christian ritual of baptism.”

Holocaust Historian Returns Honor from Hungary over ‘Whitewash’

Holocaust historian Randoph Braham is returning a high honor from the Hungarian state as a protest against attempts to whitewash Hungary’s role in the...

Anti-Semitism Spurs More European Jews to Flee

Nearly one-third of European Jews are considering emigrating because of rising anti-Semitism, and 25 percent of Jews in Europe are afraid to appear in...

Netanyahu’s Son Dating Norwegian Gentile

Yair and Leikanger met at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya.

French Billboard Firm Scales Back JDate Campaign Citing Vandalism

A French advertiser scaled back a campaign for the dating site JDate after its billboards were vandalized. Thierry Courrault, a regional director for the JC...

Pigs’ Heads Sent to Rome’s Synagogue, Jewish Museum

Rome has seen an unprecedented level of antisemitic intimidation.

Abbas Asks Russia for Billion Dollar Gas Project Off Gaza Coast

Palestinian Authority  chairman Mahmoud Abbas asked Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev Thursday to invest in a $1 billion natural gas project off the coast...

Antisemitic Comic Arrested for Assaulting Officers

The French comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala was arrested for allegedly assaulting court officers who came to his home with notices for payments due on...

EU: If Deal Fails We’ll Boycott Israel, But We’re Not One-Sided

The ambassador did not state what would happen if the talks fail over something else?

French Jewish Leader Softens Stance on Quenelle Gesture

The president of France’s main Jewish group has toned down his blanket condemnation of the quenelle gesture and said it is not necessarily anti-Semitic. Roger...

Germany to Pay Amsterdam Jews for ‘Voluntary’ Ghetto Labor

More than 1,000 people have applied for new compensation of a one-time payment of $2,700 from Germany for labor performed in Amsterdam’s Jewish ghetto...

344 Years after His Execution, French Jew Cleared of Blood Libel

Nearly 350 years after his wrongful execution, a French Jew who had been convicted of a blood libel was exonerated and declared a martyr. The...

Chief of Staff Gantz at NATO Chiefs Meeting in Brussels

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz and Col. Adam Susman, head of the International Military Cooperation Department, landed in Brussels on Tuesday for the...

British Lawmaker Rankles Jews with Tweet Attacking Ariel Sharon

British lawmaker David Ward has raised Jewish ire again for tweeting two days after the death of Ariel Sharon. “Sharon’s death makes you think....

Romanian President: Palestinians Should Recognize Israel as Jewish

Romania supports in principle Israel’s demand for Palestinian recognition of Israel as the Jewish state but encourages compromises on this and other issues, Romanian...

Hungarian Jewish Leaders Accuse Government of Minimizing Holocaust

Hungarian Jewish leaders demanded the resignation of a key government appointee and threatened to boycott government-sponsored events marking the 70th anniversary of the Holocaust...

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