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Theo Klein, a European Conscience of Judaism

Le Taurillon, a publication for European youth, features an article about the late Theo Klein, eminent figure of French and European Judaism, former president of CRIF and founder of the European Jewish Congress. Klein passed away in January.

Netanyahu warns of Iran nuclear threat in UN speech

“Fix it or nix it,” Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told the...

Israel claims UN ignored intelligence on Iranian nuclear sites

Israeli officials have reportedly accused the UN body tasked with ensuring Tehran’s...

Facebook revamps policy after report on antisemitic targeting

Facebook said it was revising its advertising policies to prevent "discriminatory" targeting...

Turkish media claims Israel is sending Jewish Kurds back to Kurdistan

Turkish media has in recent days been full of reports that nearly...

German court drops case against Auschwitz medic over dementia diagnosis

A German court officially dropped its case against a 96-year-old former Auschwitz...

French cities shut out hate speech comedian Dieudonné

Notorious French comedian Dieudonné, convicted of hate speech and condoning terrorism, will...

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A message to all our friends and communities from the European Jewish Congress 

Formally, our communities may have closed their doors and events have been cancelled, but never have these communities been so open. There is an outpouring of warmth and generosity in our communities we can truly be proud of.

EJC expresses outrage at mass display of public antisemitism at Aalst Carnival

EJC expresses outrage at the appalling mass display of open antisemitism during carnival celebrations in the Belgian city of Aalst and stands in solidarity with its affiliate, the Coordinating Committee of Belgian Jewish Organisations (CCOJB).

Dr. Moshe Kantor bestows Golden Vision award on Pope Francis

In a private meeting with Pope Francis in the Vatican, EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor bestowed the 2020 Golden Vision award on Pope Francis as a token of appreciation for his message of brotherhood between Jews and Christians and his unrelenting commitment to younger generations and promoting solutions to the moral and ethical challenges of our time.