A new exhibit at the Jewish Museum of Greece commemorates the history of the Crete Jewish community through artifacts gathered from families who left the island before the war.
Moisis Elisaf, the head of the tiny Jewish community in the northern Greek city of Ioannina, was elected mayor in local elections, reportedly becoming the country’s first-ever Jewish mayor.
Facebook has blocked sharing from the official websites of the Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn because they violate community standards.
The Jewish Community of Athens held a traditional Pesach Seder at the events’ hall of Greece’s Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs.
Dr. Efstathios Liantis, the Greek Foreign Ministry’s Special Secretary of Religious and Cultural Diplomacy, has been appointed Special Secretary for combatting antisemitism and Holocaust denial.
The Greek Jewish community has strongly condemned antisemitic comments by a former leading basketball player and coach towards the current Israeli coach of the country’s Olympiakos club.