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WSJ reports that Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar insists that civilian bloodshed in Gaza is a necessary sacrifice

Sinwar communicated to Hamas militants that he had no interest in pursuing a ceasefire with Israel, as he believed that the growing civilian death toll would serve to benefit Hamas more than a cessation of fighting would.

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...

German police: Antisemitism is possible motive for attacks on synagogues

A police spokesman for the city of Ulm in southern Germany said...

Israel warns of Europe terror threat in holiday advisory

Ahead of the mass exodus of Israelis looking to exploit remaining days...

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European Jewish Congress shocked by ICC prosecutor’s demand to arrest Israeli leaders

The European Jewish Congress is appalled by the decision of the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) to request arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defence Minister Yoav Gallant on alleged war crimes charges.