News from Communities


Survey by the Union of Young Jews in Italy (UGEI) shows rising concerns about antisemitism among Jewish youth in the country

The survey reveals significant dissatisfaction with the Italian institutions' response to antisemitic incidents, with 39% of respondents finding it insufficient and 33% deeming it poor.

Central Council of Jews in Germany criticises Foreign Affairs Minister’s statement about Gaza

The Central Council of Jews in Germany issued a statement criticising its foreign ministry for blaming Israel for allegedly targeting a school in Gaza without a justified military reason.

Organisation of Jews in Bulgaria condemns the spread of conspiracy theories and antisemitic rhetoric on social media

A series of social media posts by Bulgarian journalist Polina Paunova has recently caused significant controversy drawing criticism from the Organisation of Jews in Bulgaria "Shalom" and other Jewish organisations in the country.

Antisemitic gang attacks participants of Pride Parade in Sweden wearing Stars of David

Attendees of an LGBTQ+ pride event in Malmö, Sweden wearing Stars of David were attacked by an antisemitic and homophobic gang that hurled insults at the victims while assaulting them.

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...

Latvian synagogue restoration nears completion

Restoration of the historic Great Synagogue in Ludza, Latvia - dating from...

‘Jewish bones in Rabat are ours’

The Jewish catacombs in Rabat were at the centre of controversy in...

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