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Ireland

Maurice Cohen: “The recognition of a Palestinian state by Ireland is a reward for the greatest atrocity against the Jews since the Shoah”

“The demonisation of our spiritual homeland, Israel, knows no bounds in schools, on campus, in the workplace, in the Dáil and the Senate and, worst of all, in the media,” said the chairman of the Jewish Representative Council of Ireland .

Chief Rabbi Yoni Wieder: “Many Jews in Ireland feel deeply isolated”

Many Jews feel isolated by the portrayal of the current war in Gaza in the Irish media, and the rhetoric adopted in schools and on campuses, according to the Chief Rabbi of Ireland.

Jewish Representative Council of Ireland condemns antisemitic treatment to Jewish local politician

A Jewish woman with Israeli citizenship has accused the Social Democrats of deselecting her as a local election candidate because she raised concerns about antisemitism in Ireland.

Jewish Social Democrats candidate claims she was dropped after raising concerns about antisemitism

A Jewish woman with Israeli citizenship has accused the Social Democrats of deselecting her as a local election candidate because she raised concerns about antisemitism in Ireland.

Chief Rabbi Wieder: “Jews in Ireland are concerned about hostility”

"We've seen synagogues and Jewish cemeteries desecrated. We've seen Jews having been physically and verbally abused" said Chief Rabbi of Ireland Yoni Wieder.

Chair of the Irish Jewish Community condemns politicians for their silence regarding the Hamas massacre

Chair of the Irish Jewish Community Maurice Cohen said Jewish people in Ireland are traumatised following the attacks by Hamas last Saturday, many of whom have family and friends in Israel.

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