EJC IN ACTION
"We, the European Jewish Congress, representing 42 Jewish communities in Europe, stand in solidarity with the Knoll family, the French Jewish community and the French Republic," said EJC Director of Legal and Public Affairs Ariella Woitchik at the ceremony.
Polish President Andrzej Duda on Thursday honoured the young Jews who launched the Warsaw Ghetto uprising against the Nazis 75 years ago, but also used the occasion to reject claims that Poles had a hand in the Holocaust.
According to Liviu Dragnea, the president of Romania's Chamber of Deputies and a leading member of the country's ruling party, Romania will soon move its embassy to Jerusalem.
The Coordinating Committee of Belgian Jewish Organisations has welcomed the start of criminal trial proceedings against Mehdi Nemmouche and Nacer Bendrer.
The Jewish community centre Malmö received an apology from two kids who made a bomb threat to the centre in December.
Washington Post: Video shows belt wielding assailant screaming ‘Jew’ as he attacks two people on a Berlin street
“There has been an increase in open, unashamed and explicit hatred directed against Jews. The Jew as exploiter, the Jew as killer, the Jew as banker. It is like we have regressed 100 years,” EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor was quoted as saying in a statement last week.
The European Parliament condemned Hamas and called for the release of Israeli citizens held in Gaza and for the retrieval of the bodies of Israeli soldiers bodies held by the terror group.
Ahead of Israel's 70th Independence Day, the population of Israel has increased more than tenfold from 806,000 at the country’s establishment in 1948 to approximately 8.842 million today, according to data the Central Bureau of Statistics.
Address by Dr Moshe Kantor, EJC President, at the Conference ‘An End to Antisemitism!’ in Vienna
International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018 – Highlights
Address by Dr Moshe Kantor, EJC President - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
Ms Mairead McGuinness during the International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
Mr Yuli Yoel Edelstein, Knesset Speaker - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
Musical performance - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
European Report November 2017
Dr Moshe Kantor’s address at the WJC Plenary Assembly in New York on April 24, 2017
International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony - 25 January 2017
European Jewish Congress visited the pope and gave his home a special blessing
EP Antonio Tajani during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
Tony Blair during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
Andrei Konchalovsky during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
Dr Moshe Kantor during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2016 – Highlights