"Trying to smear the Jewish people who have undergone such persecution in Europe and the Middle East, it would behoove the caricaturist and editorial staff to understand which nations have rid themselves of their Jews, and which is the only nation in the Middle East to provide full equality for its minorities regardless or religion, race or gender,” said EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor.
"Disregarding the IHRA definition shows a baffling disdain for British Jews on the part of the party leadership," said EJC President Dr Moshe Kantor in a statement.
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The European Jewish Congress reacted furiously to the decision of the parliament in the Walloon region of Belgium to ban the slaughter of animals, describing it as the “greatest assault on Jewish religious rights in Belgium since the Nazi occupation of the country in World War II.”
"This is the first step in a process of greater understanding that places the truth, historical understanding and academic inquiry over politics and populism,” said EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor.
"Also during the AIPAC gala, Moshe Kantor, the president of the European Jewish Congress, presented Zeman with a piece of a monument that was unveiled earlier this month at Terezin,"
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At the unveiling of the Terezin memorial in early June, Dr Moshe Kantor, EJC President, said: “The lessons of the Holocaust have been forgotten, facing the sands of time, and a new open and mainstream antisemitism is spreading."