The EJC and the LJC encourage further respectful discussion on the topic of the tragedy of Lithuanian Jews during the Holocaust in order to allow for the restoration of historical justice.
The European Jewish Congress has expressed grave concern over reports that The Freedom Party (FPÖ) - led by Heinz-Christian Strache - has agreed to enter into an Austrian government coalition with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz’s centre-right People’s Party.
The European Jewish Congress welcomed the Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven to its office in Brussels ahead of the EU summit.
EJC calls on European nations to take punitive action after attacks on Gothenburg synagogue and kosher restaurant in Amsterdam
The European Jewish Congress calls on Sweden and other European nations to take strong punitive action after Molotov cocktails were thrown at a synagogue in Gothenburg, an attack on a kosher restaurant in Amsterdam and demonstrators were heard chanting murderous slogans against Jews in several European cities over the weekend.
EJC expresses disappointment over EU High Representative Mogherini’s statement on Jerusalem and calls for greater balance and prioritizing peace
The European Jewish Congress has expressed disappointment at the statement released by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini following the announcement by US President Trump on recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
EJC President Kantor welcomes US administration recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and calls on European states...
EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor has welcomed the decision by the US administration to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel. “This recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel is important, and we hope that European states will follow suit” Dr. Kantor said.