News from Communities


Central Council condemns court ruling on renting premises to BDS

A ruling by a German administrative court on the rental of municipal premises for BDS events has been met with incomprehension by the Central Council of Jews in Germany.

SACC by EJC and UCEI hold two conferences in Rome

Two important initiatives were held in Italy by the security coordination of the Union of Italian Jewish communities (UCEI)...

FCJE welcomes UN resolution on Holocaust denial and distortion

The Federation of Jewish Communities of Spain (FCJE) welcomed the UN General Assembly resolution of 20 January 2022 condemning the denial and distortion of the Holocaust.

More than 1 in 4 hate crimes in Sweden target Jewish community

Antisemitic incidents accounted for 27 percent of all religious hate crimes in 2020 in Sweden, where Jews make up 0.1% of the population.

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...

Macedonia opens Holocaust memorial centre

A memorial museum devoted to Macedonian Jews who were victims of the...

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