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Rivlin to Travel to Ukraine for 75th Babi Yar Commemoration

Pres. Rivlin heads to Ukraine for the 75th commemoration of the Babi Yar Massacre.

Moscow Could Face War Crimes Charges Over Syria Bombing Campaign

The European Union harshly condemns Russia, warning its fierce bombing campaigns with regime forces in Syria could amount to war crimes.

JDC and IFCJ Team to Help Elderly Jews in Eastern Europe

JDC and IFCJ are helping Eastern Europe's Jews for the next four years.

East Ukraine Jews Again Facing Daily Artillery Barrages

'We prayed Shacharit so well that the walls of the synagogue were shaking,' Rabbi Mendel Cohen, jokes wearily.

Chabad Emissary Dies From His Wounds

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Deitsch was attacked in the Ukraine in October 2016.

NY Members of Congress Push to Deport Former Nazi Guard

Palij pleaded in court that he was forced to serve as a guard at the slave labor camp during World War II.

Report: Armed Men Threatened to Burn Down Ukrainian Rabbi’s Home

Armed, masked men threatened to burn down the house of one of Ukraine’s chief rabbis.

Aliyah Up, Except from the United States

Anti-Semitism chased Jews to Israel from Ukraine and France, but not from the rest of Europe and North America.

110 Ukraine Jews Arrive on IFJC Refugee Rescue Flight

More than 100 Jews began new lives in Israel after arriving Tuesday on a special IFJC refugee rescue aliyah flight from Ukraine.

Bolton to Stop in Israel Ahead of Meeting with Russians

Bolton will visit Israel as the first leg of his trip, according to White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders.

Western Leaders Head to Ukraine to Try for Peace with Russia

Western leaders are heading to Ukraine and then to Moscow to try to stop the war.

Rivlin to Ukraine PM: New Era of Understanding Requires Acknowledging Terrifying Past

Between 1941 and 1945, an estimated 950,000 Jewish civilians were killed as part of Nazi extermination policies, with widespread collaboration from the Ukrainian population.

Israelis Detained and Deported at Kiev Airport Due to Dispute with Ukraine

The straw that broke the camel's back was the treatment of the mayor of Kiev and former professional boxer Vitali Klitschko, who came to Israel to attend a conference of mayors in Jerusalem two weeks ago.

211 New Immigrants Flee to Israel From War-Torn Ukraine

More than 200 new immigrants arrived on aliyah from eastern Ukraine, the 19th IFCJ flight since Dec. 2014.

Ukrainian Rabbi Wants Holocaust Moved to Ukraine

Rabbi Moshe Azman wants the March of the Living trips moved out of Poland.

In Israel, Honoring Victims, Remembering Lessons on Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Peres focused on anti-Semitism and its dangers to Jews around the world.

Israeli Consulate to Open in Uman for Rosh Hashanah

Israel Police will also send over a special force—as it has done every year—to help the Ukrainian police establish order in Uman during the holiday.

UK, European Jewry Stands With UK Against Terror

"Radical extremists continue to have the ability and motivation to commit mass murder in Europe."

Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport Braces for 30,000 Travelers to Uman

Tens of thousands of travelers are heading this week to Uman to pray at the grave site of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov.

Uman Jews Fined $15K for Breslov Pilgrims’ Tent City

The city of Uman has fined its Jewish community $15,000 for the erecting an unlicensed tent city to greet pilgrims for the Rosh HaShana holiday.

Rising Anti-Semitism Driving Jews to Israel

The majority of last year's new immigrants to Israel came from Russia and Ukraine. An increase this year is expected to include France.

President Rivlin Meets Delegation from Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center

The museum would serve to rectify a “blind spot” that many Ukrainians have about their country’s role in the Holocaust.

Mass Grave of Holocaust Victims Desecrated in Rafalivka, Ukraine

The grave diggers were apparently searching for gold, jewels and other precious items the Jews were wearing when they were slaughtered.

Huge Majority of Europe’s Jews Say They’re Staying Home for the Holy Days

Around 70% of Europe's Jews say they're afraid to go to synagogue for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur.

Jewish State PM Welcomed by Ukraine’s Jewish President

Actor, screenwriter, comedian, director and politician Zelensky, who was inaugurated as President on May 20, was born in 1978 to Jewish parents in Kryvyi Rih, Soviet Ukraine.

Do You Know Anyone Who Survived Babi Yar, Stuthof, Zhytomyr or Kamianets-Podilsky?

Anyone stationed at a camp is liable to prosecution as an accessory to murder based on service. The change in policy led to searches for anyone who served in the death camps or murder squads.

Dead, Wounded as Donetsk Hospital Shelled in Eastern Ukraine

At least four people were killed and more wounded when a hospital in Donetsk, Ukraine was shelled at noon today.

Holocaust Victims’ Mass Graves Looted Across Ukraine

Some in the Ukraine are calling this grave-robbing a criminal epidemic, but the grave-robbers have not been caught.
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Russian Report Exposes Nazi Glorification in Baltic States, Ignores Decades of Soviet Brutality

"Inside the European Union there are states and territories where glorification of Nazi collaborators and the Nazis is part of the state agenda."

Ukraine Conflict Transforming to ‘Russia versus the West’

The Ukraine conflict is slowly becoming one that is returning to 'Russia versus the West' while Jews die in the crossfire.

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