The Jewish Community of Helsinki joined forces with SACC by EJC, the Finnish Interior Ministry and the Finnish Muslim Network to organise a seminar on antisemitism and islamophobia.
A report released by the National Archives of Finland found that Finnish soldiers participated in mass murders of Jews, foreign civilians, and Russian prisoners of war during World War II.
Finland has commissioned an investigation to find out whether a Finnish volunteer battalion serving within the notorious Waffen SS committed atrocities during World War II.
The Finnish government is proposing new legislation on animal welfare, which would render the practice of Shechita illegal.
Joint statement by the Nordic Jewish Communities concerning the proposed anti-circumcision legislation in Iceland
The Jewish Communities in the Nordic countries strongly protest the proposed legislation banning Brit Milah, the Jewish tradition of neonatal circumcision of boys in Iceland.
Finland will investigate evidence suggesting that soldiers of its army were involved in killing Jews during the Holocaust.
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