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Posts Tagged: European Parliament

April 19, 2018 10:12 am
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EU Approves Amendments to Combat Intolerance in Palestinian Textbooks

The European Union's parliament approved amendments on Wednesday that aim to prevent aid to the Palestinian Authority from financing educational materials considered discriminatory or intolerant. The...

March 2, 2018 2:54 pm
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Jewish Group Outraged by BDS Founder’s Address to EU Parliament

JNS.org - The American Jewish Committee condemned the European Parliament on Wednesday for hosting Omar Barghouti, the founder of the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS)...

November 13, 2017 5:44 pm
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Israel Bars Entry of Pro-BDS European Officials

JNS.org – Israel said on Monday it will bar the entry of seven European officials due to their efforts to promote boycotts of the Jewish state. The...

February 3, 2017 4:53 pm
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French CEO: EU Regulations Singling Out Israeli Settlement Products ‘Detrimentally Affect’ European Businesses

EU regulations singling out Israeli products made in the West Bank “detrimentally affect” European businesses, the head of a French food company said this week. Addressing...

January 24, 2017 6:26 am
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Israeli Minister: ‘Europe Must Send Clear Message Against BDS’

JNS.org -- Israel's Social Equality Minister Gila Gamliel denounced the international movement to isolate and delegitimize the Jewish state on Monday at a conference on combating...

January 17, 2017 8:57 am
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Groundbreaking Anti-BDS Conference at EU Parliament Seeks to ‘Unclog Gears’ of Movement’s Influence in Europe, Organizer Says

The organizer of an anti-Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) conference being held next week at the European Parliament in Brussels told The Algemeiner that the groundbreaking...

June 26, 2016 9:47 am
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Netanyahu: Abbas’ Remarks at European Parliament Prove He’s Not Interested in Direct Negotiations With Israel

A few hours before he departed for a meeting in Rome with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu harshly criticized PA...

June 26, 2016 7:10 am
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State Department Refuses to Condemn Abbas’s Blood Libel in Speech to European Parliament (VIDEO)

The US State Department refused to condemn the use of antisemitic tropes by the president of the Palestinian Authority (PA) in a speech on Thursday before...

June 23, 2016 10:28 am
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Rivlin Asks European Lawmakers for Greater Respect of Israel’s Sovereignty

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday addressed the European Parliament in Brussels, emphasizing Israel’s strong ties with Europe but also stressing that the continent’s...

June 23, 2016 9:30 am
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In EU speech, Abbas Accuses Rabbis of Encouraging Poisoning of Palestinian Water

JNS.org - In a speech to the European Parliament in Brussels on Thursday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas vowed that global terrorism will come to an...

January 31, 2016 11:52 am
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Former Scottish First Minister Slammed for ‘Breathtaking Pomposity’ After Criticizing Israeli MK Over Holocaust Comments

Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond was accused of "breathtaking pomposity" on Friday for rebuking an Israeli Knesset member over his denouncement of the Iranian president, who...

July 22, 2013 11:44 am
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Israeli President Peres, PM Netanyahu Welcome EU Blacklisting of Hezbollah

Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed news of the European Union's decision to add the Lebanese radical movement Hezbollah's military wing...

June 24, 2013 9:13 am
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European Parliament Member: Turkey Has Replaced Kemalism With Islamism

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Justice and Development Party (AKP) was initially rewarded by the European Union for changing Turkey's Kemalist state ideology, but Kemalism...

June 13, 2013 9:54 am
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Erdogan Rejects European Parliament Criticism

Embattled Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan maintained his defiant tone Thursday, lashing out at the European Parliament for its criticism of the Turkish government's...

Features

Feeding Body and Soul: Terror Victims Get Servings of Food (and Hope)

JNS.org - Try spending $60,000 for chicken, $31,000 for wine, $15,800 for eggs, and...

Zionism Meets Feminism: Talking Shop Over a Glass of Chardonnay

JNS.org - In a quintessential “only in Israel” moment, nearly 60 women (and a few dozen men) gathered on a breezy...

Brooklyn Man Hopes to Open a New Chapter of Jewish Dating

At many recent Passover seders, sometime after the four questions were asked, a fifth one was posed by a parent...

Israel

Nine Teenagers Dead, One Missing in Southern Israel Flash Flood

At least nine teenage seminary students died after they were swept away by a flash flood in the Negev Desert in southern Israel on Thursday, an ambulance service said. Military helicopters and search...

Middle East

Israeli UN Envoy Exposes Iranian Military Base Near Syrian Capital

In an address to the Security Council on Thursday, Israeli UN envoy Danny Danon revealed new information about Iran’s military activities in Syria. Presenting an aerial image of what he called...

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