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Video shows London Jews’ Hanukkah party bus being intimidated, spat on

Jews celebrating Hanukkah in central London said they had to leave because of intimidation by men who shouted slogans about Palestine and pounded with their shoes on the windows of the bus.

Dutch far-left party says it wants to end ‘inherently racist’ Holocaust memorial event

A Dutch far-left party has called for cancelling the Netherlands’ main Holocaust commemoration ceremony, saying it’s “inherently racist.”

Czech photographer captures blank spaces where synagogues once stood

A unique project by the Pardubice-based photographer Štěpán Bartoš, entitled Invisible Synagogues, seeks to document all the “blank spaces” left behind by the nearly 400 synagogues destroyed in what is today the Czech Republic.

Jewish organisations criticise Church of Sweden’s ‘Israel apartheid investigation’

The Official Council of Swedish Jewish Communities has criticised a decision by the Church Council of the Church of Sweden to conduct an investigation whether Israel is an "apartheid state."

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...

Outsized Jewish infrastructure in tiny Gibraltar

Four synagogues, a mikvah, a kosher coffeehouse and separate boys and girls...

Metzger, Cyprus archbishop pledge to deepen ties

The Jerusalem Post By Jeremy Sharon Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger signed a historic declaration...

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