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Turkish Jews celebrate European Days of Jewish Culture with online activities

The Turkish Jewish community has organised a series of of events in the framework of the the European Days of Jewish Culture, which will be available online.

Jewish museum of Switzerland to move to new location in 2023

The Jewish Museum of Switzerland is moving to a new location within the city of Basel.

BBC apologises for broadcasting appeal of convicted Hamas terrorist

The BBC apologised after its Arabic channel broadcasted an appeal by convicted Hamas terrorist Ahlam Tamimi to be reunited with her husband.

Hastings Council adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

The Council of Hastings, in southern England has voted unanimously to adopt the IHRA working definition of antisemitism after a long-running campaign by a city councillor who quit Labour in protest at Jeremy Corbyn’s failure over anti-Jewish racism.

Russian deputy speaker blames Jews for non-return of St. Petersburg cathedral to Orthodox Church

Pyotr Tolstoy, great grandson of writer Leo Tolstoy and deputy speaker of...

Croatian Jews to boycott state Holocaust remembrance event

Croatian Jews said on Monday they would boycott the country's main Holocaust...

Thousands join run in Rome in memory of Holocaust victims

Thousands of people took part in the non-competitive race “Run for Mem”...

Belgian court hands down jail sentence to Dieudonné

A Belgian appeal court has sentenced antisemitic French comedian Dieudonné M’Bala M’Bala...

Swedish Jews boycott Holocaust memorial co-organised by nationalist party

Dozens of Swedish Jews said they would skip a Holocaust commemoration event...

Irish university cancels conference on Israel

A university on southern Ireland has decided to prevent an academic conference...

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