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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.

Palermo to get first synagogue in 500 years

The Roman Catholic Church in Palermo is ceding to Jewish ownership the...

French Jews mark two years since Paris supermarket terror attack

French politicians and community leaders marked two years since an attack on...

French supermarket labels settlement products

The first French supermarket has labelled products from Jewish settlements in the...

UK TV channel fined for “Slay the Jews” comment

A UK TV channel has been handed a £75,000 penalty for broadcasting...

Scot who saved Jewish girls in Holocaust to be honoured with heritage centre

A new heritage centre celebrating a fearless Scot who gave her life...

Poland’s far-right Radio Marya channel slammed for antisemitism

Members of Poland’s 'NEVER AGAIN' Association participated in a series of meetings...

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