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"Israel will maintain working relations with the professional echelon of the [Austrian] government ministries headed by a minister from the Freedom Party."
“The FPÖ has a long history of anti-Semitism and xenophobia and we are concerned about the fact that they will control government ministries in the new Austrian Government.”
Nevertheless, “We cannot ignore the fear that in other countries extreme parties will join the government based on the Austrian model,” the rabbi warned.
The far-right Freedom Party has joined the Austrian government coalition, to the dismay of Jewish leaders in Europe.
Should Kurz form a right-wing coalition with the Freedom Party, Austria would join Hungary’s Viktor Orbán and Poland’s Law and Justice government in pursuing tough policies on borders, refugees and migration.
Austria's Chancellor-elect said he is interested in “developing the friendship and links” with Israel, and is happy to visit soon.
The “Prohibition of the Covering of the Face Act,” a.k.a. the anti-burqa law, came into effect in Austria on Sunday, banning women from covering...
During the course of 2016, he contacted two residents of the liberated territories via the Internet and arranged for them to recruit additional members to carry out grenade attacks in Jerusalem.
Violation of the Belgian ban is punishable by a fine and up to seven days in jail.
Last week, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan was not permitted to speak to Turkish ex-patriots in Germany.
'Our studies show that Holocaust survivors cannot be treated as a homogeneous population when it comes to psychological contexts such as the risk of suicide or mental illness.'
As Holocaust Survivors Disappear, 10,000 Youths, 12 European Education Ministers to Partake in March...
'To our dismay, the number of survivors who can share their story is rapidly declining,' said Education Minister Naftali Bennett. 'We must find new ways to remember.'
There are thousands of personal letters in the Yad Vashem Archives, which were sent by Jews – adults and children – to their relatives and friends from their homes, the ghettos and the camps.
Austrian police foiled a terrorist attack on the main synagogue in Vienna on the Sabbath. Two Afghan citizens were arrested.
Slowly but surely, American companies have been encroaching on a field where in the past Israeli products ruled.
Austria's government committee has suggested a "profound architectural redesign" to Hitler's birth house, rather than demolition.
The Austrian government says it will demolish Adolf Hitler's birth house to prevent it from becoming a neo-Nazi monument.
Only 22 countries around the globe have reached an average life expectancy greater than 80 years, so if one is planning to retire abroad, one should consider those countries most seriously.
Israel and Austria signed an agreement on educational and cultural issues on Monday while talking about the "peace initiative."
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