According to survey, antisemitic hostility remains widespread in Norway

A new survey shows that the percentage of negative attitudes towards Jews and Muslims has decreased in Norway compared to 2017. But significant groups continue to harbor antisemitic and anti-Muslim beliefs, according to Vibeke Moe and Birgitte P. Haanshuus, researchers and authors of the report.

Norwegian Jews commemorate deportation to concentration camps

More than 700 people commemorated the deportation of Norwegian Jews to concentration camps at the Oslo City hall. 

Norway Heritage Board to preserve Jewish cemetery and Holocaust Memorial in Oslo

The Norway National Heritage Board proposes to preserve the Jewish cemetery at Sofienbergparken in Oslo and the memorial “Place for remembrance” on Akershuskaia.

Norwegian church hosts photo exhibition saying Palestinians are ‘crucified daily’

Several church groups in Norway are organizing a photo exhibition from the West Bank, to be displayed in a cathedral, whose text states that Palestinians undergo “daily crucifixions.”

Norway issues new action plan against antisemitism

The Norwegian government has published a new action plan against antisemitism for 2021-2023, as part of its work for inclusion and against discrimination and hate speech.

After outcry, Holocaust survivors allowed to move to Oslo Jewish nursing home

Following an outcry, a city in Norway reversed its decision not to let two Holocaust survivors move to the country’s only Jewish nursing home in Oslo.

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