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UK Jews push for German citizenship

A group of descendants of Jewish refugees who fled the Nazi regime during the Holocaust are challenging the German government's rejection of their applications to restore their German citizenship.

BoD President: Corbyn, Milne and Formby have turned a once-great, anti-racist party into a cesspit of antisemitism

Marie van der Zyl, President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, reacted to BBC Panorama investigation into antisemitism in the Labour Party.

Three UK Labour peers resign over party’s antisemitism

Three British Labour peers have resigned over the party's handling of antisemitism complaints, with former general secretary David Triesman arguing the party was “plainly institutionally antisemitic.”

Guardian removes letter backing Labour suspended MP after complaint from Board of Deputies

Britain’s umbrella Jewish organisation has complained to the Guardian, saying the paper mishandled a letter it published and claimed was from "prominent members of the Jewish community".

Antisemite hospitalised indefinitely for attack on British synagogue

A London court ordered a man to be hospitalised indefinitely after he was caught on surveillance cameras attempting to burn down the 18th-century Exeter Synagogue.

Former British PM calls on Labour to automatically expel antisemites

Gordon Brown pleaded with Jewish voters “not to give up” on Labour as the party was mired in another round of infighting over its response to antisemitism claims.

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