Life in Israel

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Jews and Arabs unite in solidarity at Acre event on Shabbat

Attendees, which included Christians, Muslims, Jews, business and restaurant owners as well as tourists, gathered in the promenade outside the Acre Police Station.

Israel’s trade with Russia leaps by 25 percent

Trade between Israel and Russia has grown this year by 25 percent,...

Israel aims to double the number of people working in hi-tech

The Israel Innovation Authority aims to double the number of high-tech workers...

20,000 Gazan lulavs arrive in Israel

A shipment of 20,000 date palm fronds were transported on Monday from...

Israeli intelligence helped to thwart dozens of terror attacks around the world

The Israeli intelligence community has shared information with other countries over the...

IDF declares war on smoking

IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot has approved new measures to combat...

Thousands take part in race commemorating fallen Druze police officers

Thousands of participants took part on Friday in a race to commemorate...

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Statements

EJC sends its heartfelt congratulations on the formation of a new government in Israel

The EJC sends its heartfelt congratulations to the State of Israel and its people on the formation of a new government. Diaspora Jewry is gratified to see such a wide government representing many different views and communities in Israel.

Major international Jewish organizations issue recommendations to combat antisemitism and to foster Jewish life in Europe

Major international Jewish organizations presented the European Commission with recommendations to combat antisemitism and to foster Jewish life, ahead of the publication of the European Union's first-ever strategy to combat Jew-hatred.

EJC congratulates incoming President of the State of Israel Isaac Herzog

The European Jewish Congress extends its warmest congratulations to Isaac Herzog, on his election by the Knesset as Israel’s eleventh President.