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Antisemitism in Israel

Serj was only two at the time, but don’t worry about him. Today he is the head of the Kfar Shmariyahu local council.

Rabbi Yoshiahu Pinto
Ex-con rabbi becomes Morocco's first chief rabbinic judge in 100 years

Rabbi Yoshiahu Pinto, a descendant of Moroccan Jewish sages was installed in a official ceremony, the only Muslim government country in modern times to recognize a Jewish rabbinic authority.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
17/04/2019
Suspects with Israeli passports arrested for using forged IDs in Morocco

Upon search of the suspects' homes, police found electronic devices, a "considerable" amount of hash, fake Moroccan-IDs and a massive amount of national and foreign currency.

Will Morocco be the next Muslim state to host Netanyahu?

During his historic visit to Chad on Sunday, Netanyahu said that there would be additional visits to Muslim countries, though he would not say when or where.

24/01/2019
TOURISTS VISIT the Lazama Synagogue in Marrakesh, Morocco.
A revival of Moroccan culture

A Moroccan renaissance of culture, economic development and diplomatic outreach is bringing about a revival in the history of shared Jewish and Muslim culture and activities.

By IRINA TSUKERMAN
13/11/2018
Moroccan Jewish pray at a synagogue in Tetouan, March 16, 2008.
Morocco to include Holocaust education in schools, MK Oren congratulates

King Mohammed VI of Morocco ordered to incorporate Holocaust studies into the country's high school curriculum.

The art and science of changing tomorrow

Two EMET Prize winners alter the realities of their respective fields.

By MAAYAN HOFFMAN
21/08/2018
Pro-Palestinian protesters participate in a protest organized by Al Adl wal Ihsane.
Thousands of Moroccans protest against U.S. Jerusalem embassy move

The Casablanca protest had been called by a coalition of four parties including the Islamist opposition group al-Adl Wal Ihsan.

By REUTERS
21/05/2018
Blue-and-white judokas medal in Morocco

“It is a great experience to win a gold medal in Morocco, hear Hatikva and feel so proud of our athletes and the State of Israel,” said national team coach Shani Hershko.

11/03/2018
A Jewish worshipper throws candles into a fire during an annual pilgrimage to the gravesite of Rabbi
Hundreds commemorate Jewish sage at his tomb in southern Israel

The pilgrimage to the mystic's tomb is held on the Jewish-calendar anniversary of his death and part of the memorial ritual involves faithful prostrating themselves on his grave stone.

By REUTERS
18/01/2018
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