German Jewish leader condemns antisemitic items on Amazon

The Central Council of Jews in Germany – the country’s EJC affiliate - denounced online retail giant Amazon for allowing the sale of antisemitic books and pro-Nazi merchandise, calling for the practice to immediately stop.

German magazine promotes anti-Jewish conspiracy

Der Spiegel’s weekend publication alleged that two small pro-Israel organisations are directing German Middle East policy, with echoes of an antisemitic conspiracy theory.

Month-long Yiddish festival kicks off in Germany

A month-long Yiddish festival kicked off in the city of Weimar in Germany.

New Jewish-Muslim dialogue group launched in Berlin

Jewish and Muslim entrepreneurs met in Berlin to launch the 'Schalom-Aleikum' project, an initiative of the Central Council of Jews in Germany.

German far-right party claims film of Israel brawl is migrant fight in Stuttgart

The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party came under fire for tweeting video of a recent fight at an Israeli water park and claiming it was a brawl that broke out between migrants in Stuttgart.

Germany extends Holocaust compensation to survivor spouses

The Claims Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany said that the German government has agreed to extend compensation to the surviving spouses of Jews who suffered under the Nazis.

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