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Protester carrying a swastika sign arrested at Pro-Palestinian march

The demonstrator carrying the swastika sign was one of two people arrested under section 5 of the Public Order Act 1986 for causing harassment, alarm and distress at the Palestinian Solidarity Campaign march.

UK sanctions two people suspected of funding pro-Hamas news network

Two individuals suspected of providing financial support to a news agency that promotes the Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist groups will be sanctioned by the UK Government.

Mayor Sadiq Khan unveils £250K to combat hate in London’s transport network

London City Hall will establish a new “Transport Hate Crime Taskforce” and a “rapid response team” to deal with antisemitism and other hate crimes.

UK Home Office investigating claims Hamas attack survivors faced antisemitic abuse at Manchester airport

The UK Home Office is investigating allegations that two Israeli survivors of the 7 October Hamas terror attacks were subjected to antisemitic comments by a Border Force officer upon their arrival at Manchester airport.

London house set on fire in possible antisemitic hate crime as four injured

The London Metropolitan Police said the man was arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life, as well for making the allegedly antisemitic comments.

Kindertransport refugee who escaped the Nazis dies aged 100

He was a passionate educator and devoted years of his life educating people about the Holocaust.

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