synagogues in germany

Angela Merkel gestures during a cabinet meeting in Berlin
Merkel: Bad Iran deal better than no deal

In special Independence Day interview, the German chancellor discusses antisemitism, Mideast peace and Berlin's pledge to maintain Israel's national security.

Charlotte Knobloch
German Jewish leader:Antisemitism is in the heart of German society

She described a daily climate of “aggressive antisemitism” that exists in Germany.

German authorities say multiple synagogue attacks are not antisemitism

On August 26, a man demolished the facade of the synagogue wall with a metal post.

A man wearing a kippah at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.
Social media to blame for growing antisemitism, German president says

Addressing a crowd at a historic synagogue, President Frank-Walter Steinmeier affirms Germany's commitment to its Jews, while condemning increasing anti-Jewish sentiment.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
29/06/2017
THE DESTRUCTION of this Munich synagogue during the Kristallnacht pogroms of 1938 haunts its Jewish
Germany’s split personality: Courts favor antisemites, BDS takes hits

“‘Zionist’ in the language of antisemites is a code for ‘Jew,’” Judge Gauri Sastry said in a groundbreaking legal decision.

Berlin terror
Report: German police seek Tunisian in hunt for market attacker

Der Spiegel, which did not cite its sources, said the document was in the name of Anis A., born in Tataouine in 1992. The man is also believed to use false names.

By REUTERS
21/12/2016
La Vieille Synagogue, la plus ancienne d’Europ
Erfut, une ville allemande marquée par le passé

Visite à travers la ville médiévale marquée par un millénaire d’antisémitisme

By NOAH LEDERMAN
18/12/2016
kippa
German Jewish leader warns against wearing kippa in Muslim neighborhoods

Josef Schuster says on German radio that Jews mustn't succumb to fear, but should take precautions.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
26/02/2015
Bashar Al-Assad
Report: Iran and Hezbollah questioning unwavering support for Assad

'The Telegraph' reports that Assad's backers in the region are viewing situation differently amid Islamic State gains in Syria.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
14/09/2014
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