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French Police Search for Merah Fan over Quenelle Photos

2 Shevat 5774 – January 2, 2014
French police are searching for an unidentified man who performed an anti-Semitic gesture at three locales connected to the murder of Jews. A photo of...

Update: Palestinian Diplomat Killed in Prague Explosion

1 Shevat 5774 – January 1, 2014
The blast happened when the diplomat was opening a safe.

Artwork in German Parliament May Have Been Nazi-Looted

29 Tevet 5774 – December 31, 2013
Two artworks hanging in Germany’s parliament building in Berlin may have been confiscated or acquired at artificially depressed prices by the Nazis from the...

Samaria Wines Receive International Acclaim in France Despite Boycotts

In keeping with ancient history of the location, the Psagot Winery ages its wines in an ancient underground cave.

NBA’s Tony Parker Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Salute

National Basketball Association star Tony Parker has apologized for performing an anti-Semitic salute after a three-year-old photo was published in the French media. The photo...

‘Quenelle’ Salute at Toulouse School Where Jews Were Killed

28 Tevet 5774 – December 30, 2013
Amid a public debate in France over an allegedly anti-Semitic gesture, French media have reproduced a photo of a man performing it outside the...

Chassidic Rebbe Boycotting Weddings that Use Cameras

"I won't agree to officiate at a wedding if the Chupa is photographed," went the Rebbe's edict.

Star French Athlete Probed for Antisemitic Gesture

26 Tevet 5774 – December 29, 2013
A star athlete from France is facing disciplinary action for showing support for an antisemitic comedian whose shows may soon be banned by the...

Lithuanian Lawmaker: Jews Only Want to Take Money

26 Tevet 5774 – December 28, 2013
Lithuania’s prime minister condemned a lawmaker for suggesting Jews are cheap and “are just looking to take from Lithuania.” “I judge this statement to be...

Portuguese Plumbers Discover Ancient Mikvahs

Plumbers fixing a water leak in central Portugal discovered what appears to be a cluster of 600-year-old Jewish ritual baths. The discovery was made earlier...

Abbas Asks US to Block Settlement Construction

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas urged the Obama Administration to block a new Israeli plan to build hundreds of additional homes in Jewish settlements. Israel officials...

NY Times Launching Survey of Hungarian Antisemitism

The New York Times is conducting a survey of Hungarian Jews to help deepen its coverage of anti-Semitism in that country. The survey, published online...

Israel Planning ‘Rescue’ Operation for French Jews

An Aliyah plan of this scale hasn't been attempted since the rescued of Ethiopian Jewry.

German Jewish Family Fighting 22 Years to Reclaim Its Land

22 Tevet 5774 – December 25, 2013
German-American non-Jewish attorney Peter Sonnenthal and his family, which has Jewish roots (his grandmother was Jewish and perished in Auschwitz) have been fighting for...

Report: French JDL Attacked Antisemites Erev Xmas

They beat a man suspected of performing the "quenelle" and locked him inside the trunk of a parked car.

Chief Rabbi Makes Landmark Address to Limmud UK

21 Tevet 5774 – December 24, 2013
Ephraim Mirvis became the first sitting British chief rabbi to address the annual Limmud conference, defying the opposition of prominent haredi Orthodox rabbis in...

Greek City to Build Holocaust Museum and Research Center

21 Tevet 5774 – December 23, 2013
The northern Greek city of Thessaloniki will build a Holocaust research center at the site where some 50,000 of the city’s Jews were deported...

Vandals Desecrate Russian Synagogue with Pig’s Head

Unidentified Russian vandals  used a pig’s head to desecrate a synagogue in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar, according to representatives of the Jewish...

Jewish Home MK: PM Embracing Settlement Evacuation Will Be Deposed

MK Motti Yogev (Jewish Home) is calling for Israelis to "come out of their indifference."

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