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Festival in Scotland Celebrating Culture of Jewish State ‘Triumphs’ Over Disruption by Anti-Israel Protesters (INTERVIEW)

A festival in Scotland on Wednesday celebrating Israeli culture was a “triumph,” one of the event organizers told The Algemeiner, despite the presence of a...

August 18, 2016 1:28 pm
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Italians Petition Against Plans to Erect Mosque Next to Leaning Tower of Pisa

JNS.org - Plans to build a mosque next to Italy’s Leaning Tower of Pisa, under protest by some 1,800 Italians who’ve signed a petition, will now require a construction-proposal approval. Egyptian-born Italian journalist and politician Magdi Allam,...

Poland’s Cabinet Approves Bill Outlawing Phrase ‘Polish Death Camps’

A law proposal making phrases like "Polish labor camps," "Polish extermination camps" and "Polish death camps" punishable by imprisonment for up to three years has been approved by Poland's Cabinet. Critics responded to the news by...

Outrage Over Czech Bus Advertising Auschwitz Vacation Tour

JNS.org - Jewish groups and Holocaust survivors are outraged over a bus in the Czech Republic advertising a satirical holiday tour of the Auschwitz death camp. The double-decker tour bus is emblazoned with the camp’s notorious sign...

August 16, 2016 10:05 am
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Rising Tensions in Ukraine Prompt Hundreds of Jews to Consider Immigration to Israel

JNS.org - The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, or The Fellowship, said that in the last...

August 16, 2016 6:46 am
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105-Year-Old Goebbels’ Stenographer Calls Her Work for Nazi Propaganda Mastermind ‘Just Another Job’

The 105-year-old former secretary and stenographer of Nazi propaganda mastermind Joseph Goebbels described her role promoting...

August 14, 2016 4:17 pm
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British Parliamentarians Offered Free Israeli Martial Arts Training Following Shooting, Stabbing Murder of Labour MP Jo Cox

Free training in a popular Israeli martial art used by IDF special forces and the Mossad is...

August 14, 2016 9:02 am
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Jewish Filmmaker: German Hotel Removed Israel From Phone List Over Arab-Guest Pressure

JNS.org - French Jewish filmmaker Claude Lanzmann has accused a five-star hotel in Berlin of intentionally...

August 11, 2016 1:18 pm
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UK’s Labour Party May Be Forced to Cancel Conference Due to Boycott of Israel-Linked Security Firm

Britain’s Labour Party may be forced to cancel its annual conference due to complications arising...

August 18, 2016 1:28 pm
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Festival in Scotland Celebrating Culture of Jewish State ‘Triumphs’ Over Disruption by Anti-Israel Protesters (INTERVIEW)

A festival in Scotland on Wednesday celebrating Israeli culture was a “triumph,” one of the event organizers told The Algemeiner, despite the presence of a vocal...

August 18, 2016 12:51 pm
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Italians Petition Against Plans to Erect Mosque Next to Leaning Tower of Pisa

JNS.org - Plans to build a mosque next to Italy’s Leaning Tower of Pisa, under protest by some 1,800 Italians who’ve signed a petition, will now...

August 18, 2016 10:09 am
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Poland’s Cabinet Approves Bill Outlawing Phrase ‘Polish Death Camps’

A law proposal making phrases like "Polish labor camps," "Polish extermination camps" and "Polish death camps" punishable by imprisonment for up to three years has...

August 17, 2016 12:42 pm
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Outrage Over Czech Bus Advertising Auschwitz Vacation Tour

JNS.org - Jewish groups and Holocaust survivors are outraged over a bus in the Czech Republic advertising a satirical holiday tour of the Auschwitz death camp. The...

August 16, 2016 10:05 am
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Rising Tensions in Ukraine Prompt Hundreds of Jews to Consider Immigration to Israel

JNS.org - The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, or The Fellowship, said that in the last two weeks they have been flooded with hundreds of calls...

August 16, 2016 6:46 am
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105-Year-Old Goebbels’ Stenographer Calls Her Work for Nazi Propaganda Mastermind ‘Just Another Job’

The 105-year-old former secretary and stenographer of Nazi propaganda mastermind Joseph Goebbels described her role promoting the evil regime's war machine as “just another job” in...

August 14, 2016 4:17 pm
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British Parliamentarians Offered Free Israeli Martial Arts Training Following Shooting, Stabbing Murder of Labour MP Jo Cox

Free training in a popular Israeli martial art used by IDF special forces and the Mossad is now being offered to British parliamentarians by the company normally...

August 14, 2016 9:02 am
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Jewish Filmmaker: German Hotel Removed Israel From Phone List Over Arab-Guest Pressure

JNS.org - French Jewish filmmaker Claude Lanzmann has accused a five-star hotel in Berlin of intentionally removing Israel off a list of international dialing codes in...

August 11, 2016 1:18 pm
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UK’s Labour Party May Be Forced to Cancel Conference Due to Boycott of Israel-Linked Security Firm

Britain’s Labour Party may be forced to cancel its annual conference due to complications arising from its boycott of an Israeli-linked security firm, The Times...

August 11, 2016 9:44 am
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Lead Nazi Investigator in Germany Identifies Eight New Suspects

JNS.org - Germany’s lead Nazi crimes investigator has identified eight people who are suspected of working at concentration camps in Poland during the Holocaust. The head...

August 11, 2016 6:45 am
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History Major Elected to UK’s Largest Student Union Calls Zionists ‘Sub-Human, Rats’

An elected delegate to the UK’s largest student union called Zionists “sub-human,” The Tab reported on Tuesday. According to the report, in a Facebook tirade against...

August 9, 2016 2:23 pm
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Grandson of Holocaust Survivor Wins Silver Medal for France at Rio Olympics

A French Olympian who is the grandson of a Holocaust survivor won a silver medal with his team on Monday in the men's freestyle relay finals...

Features

Middle East Reporting Through the Eyes of an Evangelical Christian

JNS.org - Despite the increasing number of terror attacks in the United States, for...

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

World

Israel Pays Turkey $20 Million Compensation Over 2010 Gaza Flotilla Inciden...

Israel on Friday paid Turkey $20 million in compensation over the 2010 Mavi Marmara tragedy involving a Gaza-bound aid flotilla,...

Israel

After Peres Funeral, Netanyahu Meets With Slate of World Leaders

Following the funeral of former president Shimon Peres on Friday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a number of meetings with world leaders at his official residence in Jerusalem. Among the dignitaries...

Middle East

Netanyahu, Abbas Shake Hands, Exchange Greetings at Peres Funeral

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shook hands and exchanged brief words at the funeral on Friday of Shimon Peres, the former Israeli leader who won...

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