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Strasbourg: antisemitic graffiti discovered at the Jewish cemetery of Koenigshoffen

The Jewish cemetery of Koenigshoffen in Strasbourg has been damaged by an antisemitic tag: an inscription "Allah Akbar" on the totem pole at the entrance of the site. An act condemned by the Conseil Régional du Culte Musulman.

Antisemitic reports in London hit new high, charity says

Reports of antisemitism in London reached their highest recorded level last month, according to figures from a Jewish safety charity.

Swastika found painted on Torah ark at Frankfurt Airport prayer room

The Jewish prayer room at Frankfurt International Airport was desecrated by antisemitic vandals who daubed a swastika on the Torah ark, the German daily Bild reported.

UK fascist, neo-Nazi, ex-Ukip member sentenced to 23 years for terrorism

A former member of Britain's Ukip (UK Independence) Party and self-declared fascist and neo-Nazi has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for terrorism offenses, according to a police statement.

Duke apologies for 15th century persecution of Gibraltar Jews

The current holder of a Spanish dukedom who signed a decree in...

Ennahda leader reaches out to Tunisian Jews

The founder and chairman of Tunisia’s leading Ennahda party, Rachid al-Gannouchi, has...

Gibraltar’s religious harmony inspires religious leaders

A high level religious delegation from the Council of Christians and Jews...

Gibraltar Jews host interfaith group

Gibraltar’s Jewish community has invited a leading interfaith group from the UK...

Macedonia Holocaust museum damaged in riots

Riots in the Macedonian capital of Skopje have also caused damage to...

Cyprus court detains Israel attack plot suspect

The Jerusalem Post By Reuters A man suspected of planning attacks on Israeli interests...

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