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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.

Paris Shoah Memorial to host cartoon exhibition

  From January 19 to October 30, Paris’s Mémorial de la Shoah is...

Leading French presidential candidate denounces “cancer” of antisemitism and racism

François Fillon, the former prime minister and leading centre-right candidate in this...

Gas canisters and Nazi slogans hurled at British Jews

Four Orthodox Jews from London, including a mother and her 13 year-old...

Milan Jews object to planned far-right march

Italian Jewish leaders warned against a neo-fascist rally planned for Saturday in...

Far-right Slovak MP investigated for antisemitic remarks

Eva Mosnákova survived the Holocaust thanks to the bravery of a Slovak...

German court calls synagogue torching an act to “criticise Israel”

A German regional court in the city of Wuppertal affirmed a lower...

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