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Refugee Who Rescued Husband from Dachau, Dies at 111

Gisela Kohn Dollinger tricked death twice.

Rabbi in Crimea Makes it Out on the Last Train

The scene of Russian troops sealing the region of Crimea conjures up scary reminders of the Nazi invasions of Europe.

Belgian Group Mulls Legal Action over Anti-Semitic Twitter Joke

A Belgian watchdog on anti-Semitism warned it was preparing to take legal action against online propagators of a new anti-Semitic joke about the Holocaust. The...

British Soccer Group Says Ban on Anelka Should Be Universal

The British Football Association will request that Nicolas Anelka serve his entire suspension for performing the quenelle salute regardless of the soccer team he...

Dutch Candidate Compares Geert Wilders with Hitler

Geert Wilders, leader of the Dutch rightist, pro-Israel Party for Freedom, called for The Hague to be home to fewer Moroccans, which led an...

Ukraine Hatzalah Chief Stabbed in Antisemitic Attack

Rabbi Cohen's attackers were screaming "Zhid" and then stabbed him, while U.S. envoy denies rise in antisemitism.

US Envoy: Russian Claims on Anti-Semitism In Ukraine Baseless

Ira Forman, the Obama administration’s special envoy on anti-Semitism, disputed claims by Russian President Vladimir Putin that Ukrainian revolutionaries were spreading hatred of Jews. In...

Tokyo Police Arrest Man in Connection With Anne Frank Vandalism

Tokyo Metropolitan Police reportedly have arrested a man in connection with the vandalism of hundreds of copies of “The Diary of Anne Frank” in...

Stockholm School ‘Love-Bombed’ after Nazi Graffiti Attack

The youth wing of Sweden’s Liberal party organized a “love bombing” Monday night and pasted heart-shaped papers on the same school that was attacked...

Norwegian Cruise Lines Drops Tunisia over Anti-Israeli Bias

Norwegian Cruise Lines dropped Tunisia from its itineraries after the country refused to allow Israeli citizens to disembark in the Port of Tunis. About 20...

Arab Airline Denies Claims of Discrimination against Israelis

An airline owned by the United Arab Emirates said it “emphatically refutes” claims that it excludes Israel from its official travel-route map and refuses...

Jewish Man Assaulted with Taser Gun Outside Paris Synagogue

Anti-Semitism is not the best reason to make aliyah, but it is better than being dead.

Tunisia Bars Jews on Cruise Ship

Tunisia has barred Jews on a Norwegian cruise ship from leaving their cruise voyage and stepping foot in the country after theirboat docked in...

Jewish Voice from Crimea: ‘Living in Readiness’

When a region experiences strife and instability, the first to come under threat are the Jews.

British Vets Want Ban on Ritual Slaughter

Blackwell, who has been accused of "inflaming prejudice," says animals must be stunned before the cut.

Rome Jewish Community President also Sent Pig’s Head

The president of the Rome Jewish community revealed that he too had been sent the severed head of a pig about 10 days after...

No Trial for Austrian Ex-Mayor who Said Jews Deserve Hanging

An Austrian ex-mayor who said journalists and Jews should be hanged will not stand trial for hate speech, prosecutors said. A spokesperson for the public...

Belgian Athlete who ‘quenelled’ Banned for 10 Games

The European governing body of soccer, UEFA, announced the punishment on Tuesday against Omar Rahou, who made the gesture several times at a European...

Polish Cops Nab Vandal in Jewish Cemetery

Police officers in Poland arrested a man whom they said they had caught desecrating Jewish tombstones. The suspect, who was not named, was arrested last...

Ukraine Chief Rabbi Accuses Russians of Antisemitic ‘Provocations’

Rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich, one of the two chief rabbis of the Ukraine (the other one is Rabbi Azriel Chaikin), accused Russia of staging...

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