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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...

Features

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

World

British-Jewish Student Leader Co-Sponsors Motion to Sever Ties With UK̵...

British-Jewish students are "fed up with taking a soft approach” to the head of the country’s largest student union -- who is embroiled...

Israel

First Delivery of Long-Awaited State-of-the-Art F-35A Stealth Jets on the W...

The first two of 50 state-of-the-art stealth planes produced jointly by US and Israeli aerospace industries are making their way to...

Middle East

Shell to Sign Initial Oil, Gas Deals With Tehran, Iranian Official Says

Royal Dutch Shell will sign initial agreements on Wednesday to develop Iranian oil and gas fields, an Iranian official said, the first deal by the world's second biggest listed oil...

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