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Danish extremist guilty of Jewish cemetery vandalism

A Danish court sentenced Ragnar Spleth Loobrok of the neo-Nazi Nordic Resistance Movement to one year unconditional imprisonment for vandalizing the Jewish cemetery in Aalborg.

Disturbing antisemitic scene found outside Jewish cemetery in Denmark

Red paint, baby dolls and antisemitic flyers were left outside a Jewish cemetery in Aalborg, Denmark in an apparent follow-up to a similar incident in Sweden on Passover.

A Danish boat to freedom – The boat that saved 11 Jews in Denmark

New exhibit marks escape of Danish Jews from the Nazis.

Dan Uzan remembered on sixth anniversary of Copenhagen attack

Remembrances came in n the sixth anniversary of the attack on the synagogue of Copenhagen and the murder of Dan Uzan ז״ל.

Danish agency issues new guidelines on circumcision, Prime Minister rejects restrictions

The Danish Patient Safety Authority has issued new guidelines on the circumcision of infant boys, stating that it should take place under local anesthesia.

Danish Jewish cemetery vandalism was allegedly ordered by Swedish neo-Nazi leader

The vandalism of a Jewish cemetery in Denmark last year was allegedly ordered by a Swedish neo-Nazi leader, according to text messages revealed at the trial of the alleged perpetrators.

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