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Greek Jewish Community decries appointment of suspected Holocaust denier to the Supreme Court

The Greek Government has promoted a suspected antisemite and Holocaust denier to Vice President of the Supreme Court. The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece condemned her appointment.

Greek Jewish Community calls to make Thessaloniki Liberty Square a place of remembrance

The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece called on public authorities to make Liberty Square in Thessaloniki a place of remembrance.

New book on the history of the Jews of Greece presented in Athens

A presentation of the book "On the Traces of the Jews of Greece"  by Anastasio Karababas took place on Monday 27 June 2022, in the garden of the Numismatic Museum in Athens.

Israeli and Greek tourism ministers visit Athens Synagogue

Israeli Minister of Tourism Yoel Razvozov began his official two-day visit to Greece with a visit to the Ioanniotiki Synagogue of Athens where he met with the leadership of the Greek Jewish community.

Abandoned synagogues get new life in Greece

The Jewish heritage sites in Greece once abandoned or demolished or serving other uses, are now slated for reconstruction and reuse as synagogues, nearly 80 years after the Holocaust.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 in the Greek cities of Arta and Kastoria

On  March 26 & 27, 2022 the Municipalities of Arta and Kastoria...

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