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JC: “What does the rise of Mélenchon mean for French Jews?”

A spokesperson from the European Jewish Congress (EJC) told the JC that LFI’s success “is a serious cause for concern due to Mélenchon’s repeated antisemitic statements and targeting of French Jewish organisations."

EJP : European leaders sent their greetings on the eve of Jewish New Year

On the eve of Rosh Hashanah, the 5770 Jewish New Year, which begins Friday evening, several European leaders sent messages emphasizing the need to confront racism and xenophobia and referring to the common values shared by Europeans...

Arutz Sheva : EJC to EU: Upgrade Israel’s Status, Downgrade Iran’s

A delegation of European Jewish representatives called on Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov to use his influence to combat calls within the European Union to suspend the upgrading of relations with Israel. “There are unfortunately some discordant voices within the EU who use Israel's economic development as a political bargaining chip in issues that have little to do with economics and trade,” Dr. Moshe Kantor, the European Jewish Congress president, said Wednesday...

EJP : European Jewish leader: EU-Israel economic ties must not be utilized as bargaining chip

A European Jewish Congress (EJC) delegation called on Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov to use his influence to combat calls in the EU to suspend the process of upgrading relations with Israel...

Ynet : EJC president: EU-Israel ties must not be utilized as bargaining chip

European Jewish Congress delegation calls on Bulgarian president Parvanov to press European Union to upgrade ties with Israel. Iran nuclear threat, anti-Semitism also on agenda...

ARUTZ SHEVA: EJC blasts European Leaders for apathy towards Iran

On the anniversary of the outbreak of World War II, the president...

EJP : European Jewish leader sees similarities between 1939 and 2009, calls on governments to act against Iran

"Seventy years later we are witnessing a similar spectre of tyranny over parts of the world as the Iranian regime exports its fanaticism and culture of death around the world," said Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress (EJC) on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of WWII and the Nazi tyranny...

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Statements

EJC rejects claims accusing incoming EU Council President António Costa of antisemitism

The EJC and its Portuguese affiliate, the Jewish Community of Lisbon, express their absolute rejection of attempts to impute antisemitic intent to the Costa government's actions in tightening regulations on the granting of Portuguese citizenship to descendants of Sephardic Jews.