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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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‘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
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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
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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...

November 16, 2010 2:14 pm
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Rail Firm Says Sorry over Holocaust Deportations

The French national rail company has apologised for its role in the deportation of Jews to Nazi camps during the Second World War, the...

November 9, 2010 2:32 pm
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Pope tells ADL: I will be there for Israel

The Pope has vowed to fight anti-Semitism and the isolation of Israel, praising the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) for its "important" work. Speaking to...

Culture

Ancient Hebrew Inscriptions Found in Galilee Synagogue

JNS.org - Two ancient Hebrew inscriptions dating back some 1,800 years were found in the courtyard of an ancient synagogue in the...

Leah Adler, Steven Spielberg’s Mother, Dies at Age 97

She was a concert pianist and a painter and most recently the owner of a kosher restaurant in Los Angeles...

Features

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

World

Israeli TV Personality Lucy Aharish Tells San Diego Students How Pride in M...

A celebrity Israeli anchor who hosts a morning current-affairs program told an audience at San Diego State University (SDSU) earlier...

Israel

For First Time, Christian Arab Earns Spot in Elite Israeli Air Force Course

JNS.org - For the first time, a Christian Arab Israeli has been accepted into the military's prestigious pilots course, Israel Hayom has learned. The young man, whose name cannot be revealed, was among...

Middle East

Israeli Military Chief: We Are Operating ‘Under the Radar’ to Keep Hezb...

The IDF is “operating under the radar to prevent Hezbollah from getting stronger,” Israel’s military chief told a key Knesset...

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