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Jews were victims of more than half of all hate crimes in US

Jewish Americans were once again the religious group most targeted by religiously-motivated bias crimes, the Federal Bureau of Investigation disclosed.

EU court rules products from Israeli settlements must be labelled

The European Union’s top court has ruled that EU countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements on their labels.

EU condemns Gaza rockets fired into Israel

The European Union has condemned the firing of rockets by Gaza-based terror organisations into the State of Israel.

EU report says reporting of anti-Jewish hate crimes inconsistent

A report on antisemitism released by the EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) has “consistently shown that few EU member states record antisemitic incidents in a way that allows them to collect adequate official data.”

Iran announces more violations of nuclear deal with new centrifuges

The head of Iran’s nuclear programme announced that Tehran was working on a prototype centrifuge that is 50 times faster than those allowed under the nuclear deal.

EU condemns Gaza rocket fire into Israel

The European Union has condemned rocket fire from Hamas into Israel.

Twitter suspends Hamas and Hezbollah affiliated accounts

Twitter has suspended the official account of the Hezbollah-affiliated TV station Al Manar TV and Hamas' Al-Quds TV.

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Statements

EJC expresses condemnation and concern after shooting which killed two outside Halle synagogue

EJC has expressed great concern and condemnation after two were killed in a shooting near a synagogue while the Jewish community was observing Yom Kippur in the eastern German city of Halle.

EJC President Moshe Kantor pays tribute to Serge Cwajgenbaum

EJC President Moshe Kantor pays tribute to Serge Cwajgenbaum z''l, who passed away on October 6th 2019.

Serge Cwajgenbaum z”l

EJC mourns the passing of our beloved founder and Secretary-General Serge Cwajgenbaum, z”l.