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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

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...

Miss Israel, Miss Iraq Find ‘Peace and Love’ Amid Mideast Tensions

JNS.org – In a rare sign of Middle East solidarity, Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman and...

Israeli Soccer Star Named Most Valuable Player in Chinese League

JNS.org – Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi was named this year’s most valuable player in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last...

Features

Former Israeli General and Ex-State Department Official Clash Over Peace Obstacles

JNS.org - A former Israeli general and an ex-State Department official presented sharply differing views...

US Lawmakers Advance Measures to Block Aid to Hamas

The House Foreign Affairs Committee approved legislation on Wednesday targeting the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas. The approved measures include the Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention...

World

India Reportedly Cancels $525 Million Anti-Tank Missile Deal With Israeli F...

JNS.org – India has cancelled a $525 million missile deal with Israel, in a development that goes against the grain of...

Israel

Israel Fires at Syrian Forces Near Border for Second Consecutive Day

The Israeli army fired several shells at Syrian army positions across the border from the Israeli Golan Heights on Sunday evening, the second such incident in two days. According to the...

Middle East

Israeli Energy Minister Reveals Jewish State’s Covert Ties With Saudi Ara...

JNS.org – Israel has maintained covert contact with Saudi Arabia regarding Iran and other areas of common interest, Israeli Energy Minister...

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