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Italy, France and Germany call for ad hoc EU sanctions on Hamas

"The swift adoption of this sanctions regime will enable us to send a strong political message about the EU's commitment against Hamas and our solidarity with Israel" said the Foreign Ministers in a letter to the EU.

Netanyahu praises Trump decision to decertify Iran nuclear deal

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Friday lauded US President Donald Trump’s...

Tony Blair joins chorus urging US not to reject Iran nuclear deal

Former British prime minister Tony Blair on Monday warned that abandoning the...

Israeli team chosen to lead EU nanotech project

Israeli researchers have been chosen to lead a European Union project to...

Israel bemoans emerging Qatari victory in UNESCO leadership vote

Carmel Shama-Hacohen, Israel’s ambassador to UNESCO, the United Nations’ cultural agency, lamented the...

UNESCO to postpone vote on upcoming Israel resolutions

For the first time in years, the United Nations’ cultural arm will...

Far-right German MP quits over colleague’s Nazi remark

A second national lawmaker of Germany’s far-right AfD quit last Wednesday, ten...

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EJC calls on European leaders to demand from Hamas unconditional surrender and release of all hostages

The European Jewish Congress calls on European leaders to stop Hamas' reign of terror in the Gaza Strip and demand the unconditional and immediate release of all hostages if they want to protect and safeguard Palestinian civilians.