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Woman charged in Berlin for incitement to hatred and violence against the Jewish people

She is accused of spreading propaganda materials of terrorist organisations, incitement to hatred, depiction of violence, and public incitement to commit crimes.

Danish influencer sentenced for posting pro-Hamas video on Snapchat

He was sentenced to four months of suspended imprisonment with the requirement of completing 100 hours of community service.

Bundestag unveils memorial honouring Nova music festival victims

364 civilians were killed and many more wounded by Hamas at the Supernova Sukkot Gathering, an open-air music festival on October 7th, 2023.

Antisemitism in Denmark reaches highest level in the last ten years

"If there are still people who deny that we have a problem with antisemitism in Denamrk, it is because they do not want to acknowledge it" said President of the Jewish Community of Denmak Henri Goldstein.

Woman arrested in antisemitic tweets probe in North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire Police said she was held on suspicion of displaying threatening, abusive or insulting written material with intent or likely to stir up racial hatred.

Jewish man assaulted and humiliated in a bus in Paris

The Public Prosecutor's Office of Paris has taken up the case. The CRIF said it will remain attentive to the progress of the investigation.

German Minister of Justice: “We stand with the victims, with liberal democracy, with Jews; we stand with Israel”

"Those who are not German citizens and spread antisemitic hate or commit violent acts must have their residential status put into question", said German Minister of Justice Dr Marco Buschmann.

Switzerland mulls ban on Hamas and affiliated groups

The aim is to reduce the risk of Hamas and related organisations using Switzerland as a safe haven. It should also reduce the threat of terrorism in Switzerland.

Jewish Community of Lisbon condemns the vandalisation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with pro-Palestinian graffiti

"We regret that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs building has been the target of vandalism to convey messages of hatred and intolerance" said the Jewish Community of Lisbon.

FCJE awards the Spanish Senate for its commitment to Holocaust remembrance

The Senator Ángel Pulido Award is the highest honor bestowed by Spanish Jews upon an individual or institution in recognition of their contribution to the development of Jewish communities and the fight against antisemitism.

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