romania

Senior Romanian priest compares Jews to coronavirus in Easter greeting

The disciples of Jesus, he said, reading from the Christian Bible, “feared the Jews, and here in the bracket we should read: feared the virus.”

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
13/04/2020
A member of Romania's Jewish community points to devastated graves at a Jewish cemetery in Bucharest
Bucharest Jews can bury coronavirus dead on Shabbat to avoid cremation

The Jewish community of Bucharest, Romania, received a rabbinical allowance to bury coronavirus victims on Shabbat.

By MARCY OSTER
31/03/2020
Doctors perform surgery [illustrative].
Pancreatic cancer patient in Romania set ablaze during surgery

Romanian Health Minister Victor Costache said in a statement that the Health Ministry will investigate the incident and learn from this "troubling episode."

31/12/2019
President of Romania meets World Zionist Organization Chair

The two discussed the Romanian-Israeli relationships and Romania's fight against antisemitism.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
07/11/2019
Lingerie photos taken in dilapidated former synagogue in Romania

A lingerie photo shoot was held inside what used to be the Great Synagogue of Constanța, pictures from it circulated online recently.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
31/10/2019
The site of the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz II-Birkenau
Israeli-Romanian Holocaust Survivors to receive NIS 16 million

14 of the program’s beneficiaries are Holocaust survivors over the age of 100.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
29/09/2019
ISRAEL'S UNDER-18 national basketball team celebrates on the court after defeating Poland 81-79 in t
Another junior basketball title for Israel

U18 squad claims Division B European crown • Beersheba, Mac TA, Bnei Yehuda in Europa League action

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
05/08/2019
Jewish cemetery in Timișoara, Romania
Germany to compensate 8,000 Romanian Holocaust survivors

Initiated by Israel's Minister for Social Equality Gila Gamliel, the decision by the German government means that those recognized as Holocaust survivors will receive retroactive compensation.

Eva Mozes Kor
Eva Mozes Kor, survivor of Mengele twin experiments, dies at 85

Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes Kor, who underwent experiments in Auschwitz together with her twin sister, has died at the age of 85.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
05/07/2019
Second mass grave of Jewish Holocaust victims discovered in Romania

The human remains were found near the village of Popricani, the site of a massacre of Jews carried out by Romanian troops allied with the Nazis.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
04/07/2019
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