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Hundreds of Iraqi notables call to join Abraham Accords, make peace with Israel

In an unprecedented plea for regional reconciliation, over 300 prominent Iraqis called for their country to normalize ties with Israel.

On the European Day of Jewish Culture, Padua will lead along the paths of dialogue

Padua will be the leading Italian city of the 22nd European Day of Jewish Culture, scheduled for Sunday 10 October.

Antisemitic graffiti found in bathroom at American University

Antisemitic graffiti was found in the bathroom at American University in Washington D.C.

Antisemitic graffiti in Toronto: “Jews did 9/11”; “Jews ran the slave trade”

Rafi Yablonsky, the National Executive Director of the Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital...

More than 100 headstones smashed at Jewish cemetery in Argentina

More than 100 headstones were smashed at a Jewish cemetery in Argentina that had seen similar damage in 2009.

Global Jewish population numbers 15.2 million

Ahead of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish new year, new statistics published by the Jewish Agency showed that there are 15.2 million Jews in the world, up from 15.1 million last year.

Rosh Hashana message by European Commission VP Margaritis Schinas

European Commission Vice President for promoting our European Way of Life, Margaritis Schinas express his warmest wishes to all Jewish Europeans on the occasion of Rosh Hashanah 5782.

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Dr. Moshe Kantor: “The struggle against racism cannot be hijacked by antisemites”

"The Durban Conference, its participants and its resolutions can never be anti-racist if they exclude Jews and Jewish experiences of racism. No single one of the 27 member states of the EU must gratify it with its presence," writes EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor in an Op-Ed in the Jerusalem Post.