In special Independence Day interview, the German chancellor discusses antisemitism, Mideast peace and Berlin's pledge to maintain Israel's national security.
She described a daily climate of “aggressive antisemitism” that exists in Germany.
On August 26, a man demolished the facade of the synagogue wall with a metal post.
Addressing a crowd at a historic synagogue, President Frank-Walter Steinmeier affirms Germany's commitment to its Jews, while condemning increasing anti-Jewish sentiment.
“‘Zionist’ in the language of antisemites is a code for ‘Jew,’” Judge Gauri Sastry said in a groundbreaking legal decision.
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.
Visite à travers la ville médiévale marquée par un millénaire d’antisémitisme
Josef Schuster says on German radio that Jews mustn't succumb to fear, but should take precautions.
'The Telegraph' reports that Assad's backers in the region are viewing situation differently amid Islamic State gains in Syria.