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 tombstone desecrated by vandals with a Nazi swastika and the Slogan
November 12, 2018
Swastikas 'air-dropped' on Chicago student phones during assembly

By JTA

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A general view of the Israeli city of Ashkelon, as an Iron Dome anti-missile fires near the Israeli
November 13, 2018
A traumatic night in Ashkelon

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

November 12, 2018
Can Saudi Arabia compete as Iran flexes its economic muscles in Iraq?

By REUTERS