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.

Jewish Agency Chairman Isaac Herzog speaks at the Conference of Presidents, February 18, 2019.
February 18, 2019
Herzog condemns antisemitic verbal assault of French Jewish philosopher

By JEREMY SHARON

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is seen during a public speech in the southern Hormozgan province
February 17, 2019
Rouhani unveils sub armed with cruise missile after Iran's FM says chances of war 'great'

By REUTERS

A US soldier guards a convoy with anti-ISIS envoy Brett McGurk in it last year.
February 18, 2019
The Day after Daesh: What comes after ISIS?

By ANNA AHRONHEIM