Diaspora

Diaspora

Diaspora Jewry is the collective name for the Jewish communities outside of the Land of Israel. Historically, these communities go back to big historical events like the Babylonian exile, the siege of Jerusalem and the expulsion from Spain. Today, the biggest Diaspora communities exist in the United States, France, Canada, the UK and Russia.

A gypsy family is seen sitting in front of a scree
June 25, 2018
In Europe, the targeting of Roma sets off alarm bells for Jews

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA

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Palestinians prepare an incendiary device attached to a kite before trying to fly it over the border
June 24, 2018
IDF uncovers Hamas' operating system for kite terror

By JULIANE HELMHOLD

Debris from ballistic missiles fired by Yemen's Houthi militia fell on Riyadh
June 25, 2018
Saudi air defenses intercept missiles above capital, coalition says

By REUTERS