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December 20, 2021 9:09 am
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Complex Interplay of French Patriotism and Jewish Identity Behind Éric Zemmour’s Presidential Run

JNS.org - Many nicknames and adjectives have been thrown around to describe the new talk of the French town, Éric Zemmour, the French journalist turned...

November 16, 2020 10:46 am
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Terrorist Attacks Stark Reminder for European Jewry, Loud Alarm for General Society

JNS.org - As Austrians were making the most of their last night in restaurants, cafes and bars on Nov. 2 before the onset of a...

October 12, 2020 6:21 am
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For Descendants of Austrian Holocaust Victims, Becoming a Citizen Has Never Been Easier

JNS.org -  At some point during the video conference call, Scott Morse of Ashburn, Virginia whipped out a faux Austrian-European Union license plate that read:...

September 24, 2020 9:31 am
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Sweden’s Right-Wing Populist Party Seeks to Draw Support From Local Jewish Community

JNS.org - In the last decade, Sweden has been the target of praise and criticism for two major policies: the acceptance of more than 100,000 migrants...

May 22, 2020 9:27 am
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Palestinian NGOs With Terrorists on the Payroll Eligible for EU Funding

JNS.org - The European Union has come under fire by the government of Israel, Jewish advocacy groups, and members of the European parliament for a...

May 11, 2020 10:12 am
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Hezbol-Law: Behind Germany’s Long-Awaited Ban of the Terrorist Organization

JNS.org - On April 30, Germany officially banned all Hezbollah activities in Germany. In a dramatic demonstration of its execution, authorities raided four mosques believed...

April 22, 2020 9:28 am
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Corona Baby Boom? Not for Many Who Want a Baby the Most

JNS.org - Amy Klein thought she had a hard time with infertility, having gone through 10 doctors, nine rounds of IVF in three countries and...

February 20, 2020 11:11 am
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What Explains Germany’s Persistent, Quixotic Friendship With Iran?

JNS.org - At the World Holocaust Forum at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem on Jan. 23 marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, German President...

August 30, 2018 9:23 am
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Berlin Falafel Wars: A Microcosm of Changing Sentiment Towards Jews in Germany?

JNS.org - A small protest in Germany’s capital city on August 11 revealed a cross-section of national attitudes towards Jews and Israel, and perhaps a...

July 25, 2018 11:22 am
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Seeking a Jewish Revival in Berlin

JNS.org - Religious Zionists are usually the last types of Israelis to visit Berlin, let alone live there. As staunch nationalists loyal to the Jewish homeland,...

December 22, 2017 12:04 pm
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Anti-Israel Protests and Terror Threats Test German Officials

JNS.org - On December 19, the bells of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church went off at 8:02 p.m., the exact time last year when a Tunisian...

December 20, 2017 10:31 am
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Hanukkah and Christmas Lights Intertwine in Former Nazi Hotbed

JNS.org - Most residents of Tübingen, Germany, probably don’t even know that the local “synagogenplatz” (synagogue plaza) even exists. The rusted memorial to the synagogue -- which burned...

August 22, 2017 3:00 pm
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Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim Hoffmann when they enter. He always asks them to leave their backpacks at...

April 20, 2017 3:32 pm
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Lost And Not Found: The Unknown Fate of Jews’ Everyday Possessions Looted by the Nazis

JNS.org - At an antiques flea market in Berlin, one stand has two Hanukkah menorahs for sale. The husky, white-haired merchant wearing a Soviet hammer-and-sickle pin said one of...

Culture

Portugal Opens Inquiry Into Roman Abramovich’s Citizenship

The Portuguese authority responsible for nationality matters has opened an internal inquiry into the granting of citizenship to billionaire Chelsea...

Israel

Report: Netanyahu Gives Permission to Advance Plea Deal Negotiations

i24 News – Israel's former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave permission to move forward with negotiations for a plea deal, Israel's Kan reported Monday. Netanyahu and his family met with their...

Middle East

Turkey’s Halkbank Shares Jump After US Prosecution Put on Hold

Turkey's Halkbank shares climbed more than 8% on Monday after a US appeals court put its prosecution by the federal government, for allegedly helping Iran evade American sanctions, on hold...

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