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700% rise in antisemitic incidents in US college campuses since October 7

Some 44 of these incidents were physical attacks – more than the past 10 years combined; and 56% of Jewish students they feel unwelcome on college campuses.

Zarif calls on EU to save Iran nuclear deal

Iran’s foreign minister has said he expects US President Donald Trump will...

Mideast Quartet calls for PA control of Gaza

The Middle East Quartet, a working group on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict comprised...

New UNRWA textbooks for Palestinians demonise Israel and Jews

New schoolbooks used in United Nations Relief and Works Agency schools in...

Rabbis’ group wants Jews to go vegan

More than 70 rabbis from around the world have signed a declaration calling on...

Canada to apologise for refusing to accept Jewish refugees in 1939

The federal Liberals are working on an apology for the Canadian government’s...

Interpol approves Palestinian membership

International police agency Interpol voted on Wednesday to include Palestine as a...

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European Jewish Congress appalled by decision of European Court of Human Rights to uphold Belgian Shechita ban

The European Jewish Congress expresses its deep concern for the future of viable Jewish community life in Europe after a top European court upheld a ban on Shechita, the Jewish slaughter of animals for meat, imposed by two Belgian regions.