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Campaign to Oust Russia, Others, From UN Human Rights Council

2 Adar II 5774 – March 3, 2014
New campaign to oust the world's worst human rights abusers from the UN Human Rights Council

Greek Doctor Arrested for ‘Jews Not Welcome’ Sign

1 Adar II 5774 – March 2, 2014
A Greek doctor who posted a “Jews Not Welcome” sign outside his office was arrested for inciting racial hatred. The doctor, a 57-year-old neurologist from...

Ex-Russian Chess Champ Kasparov Granted Croatian Citizenship

Former world chess champion Garry Kasparov, born Garik Kimovich Weinstein, the head of a pro-democracy group in his native Russia, was granted Croatian citizenship. Kasparov...

Wiesenthal Center: Lithuanian Government Emboldens Neo-Nazis

The Simon Wiesenthal Center accused the Lithuanian government of facilitating the glorification of Holocaust-era war criminals. The accusation followed a march earlier this month by...

‘Death to Jews’ Graffiti Sprayed on Crimean Synagogue

30 Adar I 5774 – March 1, 2014
Unknown individuals painted swastikas and the phrase “Death to the Jews” on a synagogue in the Crimea region of southern Ukraine. The graffiti was found...

US Jewish-Muslim Delegation Press Denmark on Slaughter Ban

A joint delegation of observant Muslims and Jews made the case to the Danish ambassador to the United States that his country’s ban on...

British Soccer Watchdog Punishes Player for Quenelle Salute

28 Adar I 5774 – February 27, 2014
Nicolas Anelka, a French soccer player for a British club, was fined $130,000 and suspended five games for performing the quenelle gesture in a...

At Last, State-of-the-Art Rabbis Made in Germany

I just don't like the idea of Jews flocking back to the death place. Call me a hopeless sentimental.

Interfaith Group Sending $1 Million for Jews In Ukraine

27 Adar I 5774 – February 26, 2014
The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews said it will send $1 million to assist the Jewish community in Ukraine amid the country’s political...

Falling Red Star Marks End of an Era in Ukraine (Video)

Anti-Yanukovych workers jubilantly removed a replica of the Russian Red Star from Ukraine’s parliament building Tuesday. “The Soviet star has been cut off,” said Ruslan...

Ukraine Jews On Edge Amid Turmoil

While Kiev has been relatively calm since Yanukovych fled the capital, the situation in the country's eastern and southern regions, where he has his base of support, is more volatile.

Report: PA Weaponizing Water Against Israel

The PA is more interested in reducing the amount of water available to Israel, than increasing its own.

Norwegian Store Chain Cancels SodaStream Boycott #BDSFail

Attempts by anti-Israel movements to pressure Norway businesses to boycott Israeli products have failed.

Ancient Mikveh Discovered In Spain

26 Adar I 5774 – February 25, 2014
A 15th century mikveh was discovered at the location of the last synagogue in the old Jewish quarter of Girona in Catalonia, Spain. The discovery...

Netanyahu Learns from Merkel How to Stay on Schedule

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Tuesday his meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel and her Cabinet was “exceptional” because it was on schedule. Considering Israeli’s...

German Paper’s Caricature of Hook-Nosed Zuckerberg ‘Anti-Semitic’

Which is more disgusting – an anti-Semitic caricature of Zuckerberg or his throwing away Judaism for atheism?

Merkel in Jerusalem: Israel and Germany Have ‘Very Strong Friendship’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in Israel that her country and Israel enjoy a “very strong friendship.” Merkel arrived in the country on Monday with...

Chabad Center in Ukraine Firebombed

Chabad Rabbi Michael Oishie had left the building just 20 minutes before the attack.

East Ukraine Synagogue Hit by Firebombs

25 Adar I 5774 – February 24, 2014
A synagogue in eastern Ukraine sustained minor damage from firebombs hurled at it by unidentified individuals Saturday night. The firebombs hit the Giymat Rosa Synagogue...

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