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Joshua Freedman is from Surbiton in south west London, studied German and Linguistics at St Peter's College, Oxford, and is currently the Algemeiner correspondent in London.

ARTICLES BY: Joshua Freedman

December 27, 2010 4:13 am

Swedish Fears after Suicide Bomb Attack

A suicide bomb attack by an Islamic terrorist in Sweden has prompted the local Jewish community to call for tighter security in the capital, Stockholm....

December 27, 2010 4:00 am

Latest Attack on Holocaust Memorial Theater

An attack on the director of a Holocaust memorial in Poland has been met with calls for quick action on anti-Semitism in the country. Bricks...

December 27, 2010 3:46 am

Scots Anxious over Possible Delays to Burials

Planned changes to the way deaths are reviewed in Scotland that might result in delays to burials have caused concern in the Jewish community. The...

December 27, 2010 3:23 am

Greek Orthodox Priest: Jews Financed Hitler, Control Banks

A prominent Christian priest in Greece who described Adolf Hitler as "an instrument of world Zionism" has been heavily criticized by the country's government. The Metropolite of...

December 23, 2010 4:35 am

Legal Battle over Critical MIA Documents

The UK Foreign Office is refusing to release documents that could provide information on the fate of three Israeli soldiers missing for almost 30 years....

December 23, 2010 4:34 am

Latvian Capital Suffers Repeated Vandal Attack

A monument in the Latvian capital Riga dedicated to people who saved Jews during the Holocaust has been vandalised. The monument, honoring Zanis Lipke and...

December 23, 2010 4:32 am

Restitution Claim Lost over Nationalised Factory

A Jew whose button factory was taken over by the Nazis in 1939 and nationalised in 1945 has had his restitution claim rejected by a...

December 23, 2010 4:32 am

Germans to Donate $80 Million to Maintain Auschwitz Site

Germany has pledged to donate $80 million to help preserve and restore the Auschwitz death camp museum. The donation to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation comes jointly...

December 23, 2010 4:28 am

Albania Gets First Chief Rabbi

A former Chabad Lubavitch emissary has been appointed Chief Rabbi of Albania, the first to hold the position. Rabbi Joel Kaplan, previously the Chabadsheliach to...

December 20, 2010 3:25 pm

‘More Evidence’ Needed in Wanted Nazi Case

The southern German state of Bavaria says it needs more evidence before a Dutchman convicted of killing 22 Jews in the Holocaust can ...

December 2, 2010 10:35 pm

Cosmetics Store Shuts over Palestinian Protests

A London store selling Dead Sea cosmetics produced in the West Bank was forced to close after anti-Israel protesters blocked the entrances and...

November 23, 2010 12:11 am

Mazal Tov Wishes for Queen

A delegation of British Jewish representatives visited the Queen and took the opportunity to wish her mazal tov on her grandson Prince William's engagement to...


10 Things That Happen During the Holidays — Only in Israel

1. Everyone wishes you a happy new year, easy fast and happy holiday -- just as they do for Christmas in...

Israel Advocate Wants to Change Views About Jewish State, One Tattoo at a Time

“Low-brow” art forms can be a powerful advocacy tool, the head of a...


Pro-Israel Groups at UC Berkeley Band Together to Counter-Protest ‘Da...

Two groups at UC Berkeley are gearing up to counter-protest an annual rally whose purpose is to demonize Israel, the head of one of the...


Israeli Security Services: Arab Citizen Arrested for Plotting Terrorist Att...

Israeli security forces have arrested an Arab-Israeli resident of eastern Jerusalem on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack in the...

Middle East

Arab States Pressuring PA President Abbas to Resolve Internal Palestinian D...

Saudi Arabia, Egypt and other Arab states are piling pressure on Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to resolve divisions in his Fatah party...