Monday 30 March 2020

Violent Robbery at Nairobi Chabad House, Rabbi, Wife, Beaten, Injured

Both Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries in Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa, Rabbi Shmuel Notik and his wife Chaya, were robbed by a group of five locals overnight Wednesday, at...

Genocide law named after Elie Wiesel

US President Donald Trump has signed a genocide law after Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel. The Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act received bipartisan support and requires the...

WJC blasts Hungarian far-right Jobbik Party and French anti-Semitsm stats

World Jewish Congress has expressed concern that Hungary’s opposition party members may join the far-right Jobbik Party over recent months. President Ronald S. Lauder travelled to Hungary to assess the situation for himself and was shocked...

Bibi joins Arab nations at Middle East conference in Poland

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu joined senior officials from 60 nations at the Peace and Security in the Middle East Summit in Warsaw, Poland yesterday. Organisers of the two-day conference welcomed ministers Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Jordan, Yemen,...

Malaysia stripped of hosting Para Swimming Championships

Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl has backed the International Paralympic Committee’s decision to strip Malaysia of the World Para Swimming Championships...

Nauru recognition of Jerusalem as capital city

The Pacific island of Nauru is the latest country to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. me Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz and Nauruan...

Murdered Toulouse trio to be honoured in Paris

World Jewish Congress has welcomed a decision of the Paris municipality to dedicate a memory of three children murdered by an Islamist gunman at a...

Board of Deputies shocked by violent attack on Argentinian Chief Rabbi

Board of Deputies Senior Vice President Sheila Gewolb has reacted to an attack on the Argentinian Chief Rabbi during a break-in at his home...

WJC slam abhorrent vandalism of Strasbourg synagogue

World Jewish Congress have condemned vandals who daubed anti-Semitic graffiti on a memorial to a former synagogue in Strasbourg destroyed by the Nazis during World War II on Monday. The incident comes two...

Conference of European Rabbis cautions Israel about engaging with far-right parties

Chief Rabbi Goldschmidt, President of the Conference of European Rabbis (CER), has cautioned Israeli politicians to not to engage with far-right political parties in...

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