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“Far from being a peace proposal, this is a re-statement of standard European mythology..."
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Italian lawmakers on Friday backed a non-binding resolution that encourages the government to recognize Palestine as a state.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Israel joined the OECD in 2010.
By LEON HARRIS
Israelis among 72 start-ups worldwide invited to Emerging Global Entrepreneurship event.
By SHARON UDASIN
Thirty-two-year-old doctoral student also sings and performs classical music across Israel.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
WHO’s Regional Office for Europe holds high-level summit in Haifa.
About 600,000 premature deaths and diseases linked to air pollution takes an economic toll, equivalent to nearly one-tenth of the 2013 gross domestic product of the entire European Union.
Police conduct raids across Italy targeting 18 people suspected of links with al-Qaida.
From Notre Dame to Prague, anti-Semetic European art graces numerous church facades.
“Good Deeds Day, initiated nine years ago, is a day that does good deep in your heart. It is a day that connects between people of all ages, cultures, and religions,” Arison says.
By ARIEL COHEN
“Jordan is a Muslim country, with a deeply-rooted Christian community. Together, the Jordanian people make up an indivisible society, friends and partners in building our country” Abdullah said.
Awards comes less than a month after Manuel Valls announced national effort to combat France’s rising levels of anti-Jewish incidents.
By SAM SOKOL
Anti-Defamation League director Abraham Foxman says Europeans “have to change the way they are managing and monitoring everyday society,” like Americans did after 9/11.
The pattern typically unfolds in three acts.
Leader of Eastern European country makes remarks in reference to Jewish director of popular online publication who has criticized President Lukashenko's policies.
Speaking by phone, Rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich thanked EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor for the grant.
This marks the first time a candidate running for office has referenced the opposition leader's religion.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Incidents of violent anti-Semitism jumped 40 percent worldwide over the past 18 months; France, once again, led the pack with 164 recorded incidents in 2014, up from 141 the previous year.
"The next decade is crucial because Holocaust survivors, the eyewitnesses to the events, will be gone," says Dr. Florence Luxenberg-Eisenberg.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
European Parliament President Martin Schulz says in the 1930s people allowed the seeds of hatred to grow in their hearts, allowing the Holocaust to happen.
Other potential targets of the group included synagogues and public buildings in the Catalonia region, the magistrate said in a report after receiving information from prosecutors.
The words "Jewish pigs" could be seen on one of the supermarket's walls.
French are seeking answers in books teaching Islam following deadly attacks in nation.
In some instances, police preferred not to get involved in incidences involving Jewish community.
Painting was stolen during Nazi occupation of the Netherlands during World War II.
New research from the Anne Frank House shows that the teenage diarist may have died a month earlier than previously thought.
The law would potentially allow 3.5 million Sephardic Jews around the world to apply for Spanish nationality.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Lauder also criticized the absence of any US representation at the anti-terror march in Paris in the wake of the attacks on the satiric weekly Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket.
By JEREMY SHARON
It is very important that European institutions take part in this effort with an “organized action plan and a clear and organized agenda,” says Foreign Ministry spokesman.
Senior European official endorses plan to establish body tasked with combating anti-Semitism across continent.
President of the European Jewish Congress Moshe Kantor calls for more counter-anti-Semitism laws to combat Jewish flight, warning of further economic hardship.
Renowned pop star warns that "anti-Semitism is at an all-time high," especially in France.
Police cite security concern as reason for denying formation of peace ring.
The row broke out after the head of the CRIF Jewish umbrella group said that young Muslims were the cause of all violent crime.
More than 1,000 people, including many Muslims, formed a human chain around an Oslo synagogue in a show of support for Jews.
A Jewish soldier was buried in Kiev on Friday after his body was discovered in the snow in Donetsk where it had been hidden for almost a month.
Prime Minister Manuel Valls excoriated the former minister from his party, Roland Dumas, for suggesting that Valls was under Jewish “influence” because his wife is Jewish.
“Muslims want to show that we deeply despise all types hatred of Jews, and that we are there to support them,” the group said in a statement to Hope Not Hate.
Analysis: The specter of lethal anti-Semitism has once again engulfed Europe, with the latest murder of the Danish Jew Dan Uzan who was guarding the Copenhagen synagogue.
Danish envoy to Israel vows Copenhagen 'will do all in our power so that the Jewish community in Denmark feels safe.'
By AVIRAM ZINO/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The news followed a shooting attack earlier Saturday on a cafe which hosted a debate on freedom of speech.
The new deputy minister won’t appeal to Europe, which might spur her to focus on an area long neglected: the non-Western world.
By EVELYN GORDON
Many European countries are part of the American-led coalition which has also failed to effectively halt the progress of Islamic State.
By DAVID SINGER
From around the grapevine
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
AACI stages a tribute to the Righteous Gentiles who saved Jewish lives in Nazi-controlled France.
By BARRY DAVIS
When relations were formally established in 1965, just 20 years after the Holocaust, the wounds were still open and bleeding.
By HERB KEINON
Asa Romson also used derogatory word for Gypsy.
"The Conservatives have clearly won this election," if the exit poll was correct, Conservative government minister Michael Gove said.
Thomas Kienbauer defended his work on Tuesday, saying it represented legitimate political commentary.
In 2012, Alexander Mullter wrote on his Twitter "“Maybe we need another Kristallnacht … this time for mosques.”
Danish and British reports that are in stark contrast to the UN’s assessment of the situation in Eritrea have added impetus to the debate on whether Eritrean migrants in Israel can be sent home.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Seventy years after the end of World War Two, some 42 percent of Germans want to draw a line under the Nazi past.
The blaze last Saturday was not the first attack on a refugee shelter in Germany but it shocked a nation that has received a surge of refugees in the last few years.
Hermann Goering was founder of the notorious Gestapo and commander of the German air force.
Jewish organizations say that anti-Semitism is distinct from other types of discrimination, should not be conflated with other issues.
Germanwings plane was en route from Barcelona to Dusseldorf; Foreign Ministry checking if there were Israelis aboard.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Vladimir Putin's absence from public view, a rare occurrence in Russia's largely state-controlled media, had triggered a number of theories about the leader.
"Humanity is one and we are here to demonstrate that," Zeeshan Abdullah, one of the protest's organizers told a crowd of Muslim immigrants and native Norwegians.
The ceremony for 22-year-old Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein took place at the premises of the Islamic Society of Denmark following Friday prayers.
A statement after a meeting of military and security officials said they would guard sensitive sites and targets until at least June.
By SAM SOKOL,REUTERS
Terror in Denmark: One dead, three policemen hurt in apparent assassination attempt on controversial Swedish artist who drew images of Mohammed.
British and US bombers killed up to 25,000 when they raided Dresden between Feb. 13 and 15 1945 in a bid to crush German morale in the final months of World War Two.
Dutch gov't official: Cutting 35% from Holocaust survivor's pension "should have been prevented."
The 28-year-old Israeli had scaled the podium in each of his previous five appearances at the European Championships.
By ALLON SINAI
Under the program, farmer who agree to convert their pepper growing areas into spaces to develop other crops are eligible to receive grants.
Israeli diva, who won song contest in 1998, to participate in TV special Saturday marking six decades of celebrated annual competition.
Environment, health officials to come together in Israel next month for WHO European Region conference.
Fernandez becomes Spain’s first male champion at the competition.
By YAKIR LEVY
In a launch ceremony held at the Agriculture Ministry offices in Beit Dagan on Thursday, EU and Israeli officials celebrated the beginning of the 18-month project.
The report, which was leaked to the British newspaper 'Guardian,' comes just days after incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu handily won re-election.
The peak of the eclipse in Israel occured at 11:56 a.m., when the moon hid about 6 percent of the sun
25-year-old's next target will be the World Championships in Beijing, China in August.
Italy's Chamber of Deputies voted by 300 to 45 to pass the motion presented by Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's Democratic Party (PD).
The honeymoon period for any new Israeli government will be short, and neither the EU nor the US will have much patience for promises, diplomats say.
The two religious leaders emphasized that “although these murderers claim they are acting in the name of religion they are the enemies of Islam."
Samaria Citizen's Committee clip targets left-wing groups receiving funding from Europe.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
We can no longer sit idly by when Israel becomes the pretext for Jew hatred.
By ROBERT HORENSTEIN
Few have asked what a bat mitzva had to do with freedom of speech.
By VIVIAN JACK
Aharon Appelfeld talks about the forces of evil, their effect on the Jew, and how this relates to his own writing.
By DAVID STROMBERG
Jewish venture capitalist Bill Browder went to Eastern Europe to seek out markets; he came back a fighter for human rights.
By COLIN SHINDLER
A new book looks at Yugoslavia in the Holocaust and the long struggle by historians to provide a full account of what happened.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A look at Europe’s moral bankruptcy from 1918 to 1942 sheds light on the renewal of anti-Semitism today.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
With new legislation, Israel’s ‘nylon’ carrier bags will become scarcer and, ultimately, obsolete.
By MIRIAM KRESH
The hedonistic Cote D’Azur seeks to increase tourism and business ties with Israel.
By LAURA KELLY
Ukraine is keen to highlight tourism opportunities in its culturally diverse and beautiful western regions.
Drama is set to pick up two years after last season's finale, with the cast newly based in Germany.
European’s future and purported symbiotic relationship with its Jews and the Jewish state is in doubt.
By RON JONTOF-HUTTER
Why isn’t Kiev acting properly under the Normandy Four (Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France) agreement?
By SERGEI NARYSHKIN
Ukraine: 70 years after the Second World War
By HENNADII NADOLENKO
The third war in six years between Israel and Hamas in Gaza ended last August with an open-ended cease-fire.
By MOSE APELBLAT
It’s easy to dismiss such words as the kind of European crocodile tears with which the Jewish nation is all too familiar.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Political and cultural leaders must speak out against anti-Semites and their apologists.
By DANIEL SCHWAMMENTHAL
In plain language
By STEWART WEISS