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.

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July 20, 2019
Norway’s state broadcaster airs ‘Jewish swine’ cartoon

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA

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PALESTINIANS TAKE PART in a protest last week marking Nakba Day, east of Gaza City.
July 20, 2019
97 injured in Gaza border protests

By TAMAR BEERI

Money changer holds U.S. dollar banknotes as he counts other currency banknotes in Tehran
July 21, 2019
Iran: 1 billion euros intended for essential imports 'disappeared'

By TZVI JOFFRE

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