Cyprus arrests 2 Iranian nationals over suspected plot to attack Israeli and Jewish targets

According to the statement, Cypriot security forces uncovered and thwarted the plot in early November, in collaboration with the Mossad.

Cyprus thwarts Iranian attack targeting Jews and Israelis

A terror attack targeting Jews and Israelis was thwarted in Cyprus. According to the reports, the planned attack was believed to be linked to Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.

Cyprus, New Zealand to boycott Durban IV conference due to antisemitic stance

Cyprus and New Zealand will not take part in this month’s event marking 20 years since the World Conference Against Racism in Durban, which was marked with antisemitism and anti-Israel statements.

Cyprus adopts IHRA working definition of antisemitism

Cyprus has adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism.

Holocaust survivors detained in Cyprus remembered

Cyprus' Defence Minister Christoforos Fokaides unveiled a memorial at a Cypriot Army...

Cyprus confirms Hezbollah bomb plot

Cyprus believes it thwarted a Hezbollah plot to attack Israelis or Jews, its...

Subscribe to EJC newsletter

Get EJC's bi-weekly newsletter, including the latest statements and news from the European Jewish communities, direct to your inbox.

European Jewish Congress will use the information you provide on this form to contact you. We will treat your information with respect and will not share it with others. By clicking Subscribe, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

browse by community