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Posts Tagged: Greece

October 27, 2017 2:10 pm
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Why Israel’s Image Is Improving in Greece

Generally speaking, there has long been a consensus among Greek journalists about who is responsible for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Israel. In Greek media outlets, the Jewish state has...

July 13, 2016 3:58 am
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Study: Among Europeans, Greeks Have Most Negative Attitude Towards Jews

Among Europeans, Greeks have some of the most negative attitudes towards Jews, a new Pew Research Center study revealed on Monday. According to the study --...

February 22, 2016 3:07 pm
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Israeli Defense Minister: Relations With US Example of Stability in the Region

"The relations between the United States and Israel are an example of stability in the region, and we're trying to introduce and include other states in this ensemble," said...

January 29, 2016 5:25 pm
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Expert: Israel-Greek-Cyprus Group Puts Pressure on Turkey to Reach Breakthrough With Jerusalem

The trilateral meeting between leaders from Israel, Greece and the Republic of Cyprus put pressure on Turkey to reach a diplomatic breakthrough with Israel, Gallia Lindenstrauss, a...

November 1, 2015 10:47 pm
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Greek Newspaper Prints Shylock Caricature of Former Finance Minister

The head of the Greek Jewish community, Moses Constantinis, deplored on Sunday a cartoon of the country's former finance minister depicting him as a Jewish money lender and published...

May 15, 2015 7:10 pm
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Jewish Groups Deplore Greek Demand to Remove Star of David From Holocaust Memorial

Jewish groups expressed "shock" on Friday over news that the unveiling of a Holocaust monument in Kavala, Greece was delayed because locals reportedly sought the...

September 30, 2014 7:34 pm
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World Must Understand That Anti-Semitism is a Universal Problem, Israeli Envoy Tells The Algemeiner (INTERVIEW)

"Anti-Semitism is not a Jewish problem. It concerns Jews, but it's a global and universal problem." So says Ambassador Gideon Behar, the Israeli diplomat who...

February 25, 2014 11:55 am
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Greek Jews Take Germany to Human Rights Court to Seek Return of Nazi Slave Ransom

The Jewish Community of Thessaloniki, Greece, on Monday said it is suing Germany in the European Court of Human Rights, in Strasbourg, for the return of...

October 24, 2013 9:35 pm
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Israel Seeks to Keep U.S. Energy Investors ‘Satisfied’ as Natural Gas Biz Prepares for Boom

Israel wants to keep U.S. energy companies that support the country's nascent offshore natural gas wells "satisfied" because if there are "no investors, there won't...

October 7, 2013 3:42 pm
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Greek Prime Minister Visits Israel

JNS.org - Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras visited Israel on Monday with eight Cabinet ministers and 100 business leaders for a series of...

July 11, 2013 7:47 am
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Greek Plane Lands Safely in Israel After ‘Mayday’ Call

ABC News / AP - A Greek plane landed safely in Tel Aviv without anyone being hurt on Thursday after issuing a rare mayday call...

February 22, 2012 9:24 am
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Greek Rememberance Provides Grand Opportunity

In the wake of the economic drama now playing out in Greece, the annual Commemoration of the Holocaust of Greek Jewry, under the auspices...

November 29, 2011 2:49 pm
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EU’S Democratic Deficit

The crisis of the euro, the common currency of 17 European Union members, continues unabated. Because of massive, sustained budget deficits by several eurozone countries,...

November 2, 2011 1:11 pm
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Population boom? Why 7 billion isn’t enough

I may be a rabbi who lives and works in the heart of New York City -- in fact, I was just voted one...

Culture

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

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...

Hezbollah’s Firm Grip Over Lebanon Fuels Region’s Sectarian Strife

Chief Iranian proxy Hezbollah has a firm grip over Lebanon -- and the terror group's bloody...

World

UK Labour Education Chief: Antisemitism Still a Problem ‘In Our Campu...

British lawmakers and student leaders convened on Wednesday to discuss the prevalence of antisemitism at universities and strategize on ways...

Israel

‘Anyone Who Tests Us Will Be Hit Hard,’ Israeli Minister Says Amid ...

JNS.org – “Anyone who tests us will be hit hard,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said on Thursday while touring...

Middle East

Saudi FM: Hezbollah Is a ‘First-Class Terrorist Organization’

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir described Hezbollah on Thursday as a "first-class terrorist organization" that should lay down its arms and respect Lebanon's sovereignty.

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