slovakia

Jewish cemetary in Sarajevo
Slovakia investigating recent vandalism at a Jewish cemetery

In response, the embassy of Slovakia assured the two that the police are investigating the crime.

Synogogue in Slovakia
Slovakia dedicates first new Torah scroll since Holocaust

"This is one of the most touching moments of my entire life," said president of the Bratislava Jewish community Dr. Tomas Stern.

08/09/2019
Slovakia's President Zuzana Caputova is seen after her swearing-in ceremony as the country's first f
Slovakia's first ever female president Caputova was sworn in

Zuzana Caputova's election stood in contrast to a European shift towards populist and nationalist parties.

By REUTERS
15/06/2019
The Jew who cracked the Iron Curtain!

There are the makings of a great novel and a splendid film in the intertwined lives of Victor and Lilian, a saga stretching across 70 years.

Slovakia's President-elect Zuzana Caputova reacts as she casts her vote during the country's preside
Slovakia elects first female president, countering EU populist wave

Corruption and change in political style were the main themes ahead of the run-off vote.

By REUTERS
31/03/2019
The Statue of Liberty
From Košice to Brooklyn

Silvia Fishbaum fought her way to freedom and a new life in America

By Rivkah Lambert Adler
05/07/2018
Slovakia at a crossroad: Rule of law or rule of mafia?

In contrast to Israel, Slovakia has hardly ever indicted public officials for corruption, let alone convicted them.

By JAN KAPUSNAK
15/03/2018
Jewish community
Israeli diplomats concerned about rising influence of ultra-Right European parties

In addition to having to cope with a resurgence of antisemitism and terrorist threats, the diplomats are also faced with additional difficulties on the home front.

Jewish community
Slovakia

Israeli tourists are eyeing the central European country due to its accessibility, rich history and natural wonders

By MEITAL SHARABI
22/11/2017
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