Berlin Rabbi, Son Spat on in Germany’s Capital

BY TOBY AXELROD BERLIN (JTA) — A Berlin rabbi was verbally abused and spat on, one of several recent attacks on Jews in the German capital. The incident, which took place...

Germany Disciplines Diplomats for ‘Liking’ Anti-Israel Tweets

Germany’s Foreign Ministry has disciplined the head of Germany’s mission in the Palestinian territories, Christian Clages, and others after anti-Israel tweets were “liked” by the mission’s official Twitter account, @GerRepRamallah. Social-media...

Israeli Soccer Fans Allowed to Wave Flags in Strasbourg

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — Authorities in eastern France rescinded a ban they had issued forbidding soccer fans from Israel from flying their country’s flag in the streets of Strasbourg on account of...

Israeli Embassy in Finland Attacked 15 Times in Past 18 Months

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — The Israeli Embassy in Finland has been vandalized by neo-Nazi and far right extremists for at least the 15th time in the last year...

$7 Million Offered for Capture of 1994 AMIA Bombing Planner

The U.S. State Department on Friday announced a $7 million reward for information leading to the arrest of a dual Lebanese-Colombian citizen alleged to have been the on-the-ground planner...

Jewish Group Urges Corbyn to Take Responsibility for Labour Antisemitism

The head of the Board of Deputies of British Jews sent a letter on Friday to the Shadow Cabinet, members of the Parliamentary Labour Party and Labour’s National Executive...

Jewish Groups Mark 25th Anniversary of Buenos Aires AMIA Bombing

Jewish groups around the world marked on Thursday the 25th anniversary of the deadly bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires in which 85 people were murdered. The...

How the AMIA Attack Changed Latin American Jewry Forever

By ILAN STAVANS AMHERST, Mass. (JTA) – Twenty-five years after the terrorist attack that targeted the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires, leaving 85 people dead and hundreds more injured, one thing...

Fliers in Massachusetts Declare Holocaust ‘Fake News’

BOSTON (JTA) — Two antisemitic fliers denying the Holocaust were posted at a Massachusetts synagogue, with reports of similar incidents at synagogues in two other states. Police are investigating what...

More Than 60 British Lords Criticize Corbyn Over Antisemitism

More than 60 opposition Labour members of Britain’s upper house of parliament signed a statement in a newspaper on Wednesday accusing leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing “the test of...
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