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February 25, 2021 6:03 pm

Tulsa Police Search for Two Suspects for Vandalism of Holocaust Memorial Statues at Jewish Museum

Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma are searching for two suspects who destroyed statues dedicated to child victims of the Holocaust at the city's Sherwin Miller Museum...

February 25, 2021 5:12 pm

Netherlands Pays Tribute to ‘February Strike’ on 80th Anniversary of Mass Solidarity Action with Jews Facing Nazi Persecution

The Netherlands on Thursday marked the 80th anniversary of the "February Strike" in Amsterdam and other Dutch cities and towns against the round-up of Jews...

February 25, 2021 5:05 pm

Trudeau, Zelensky Among World Leaders Extending Purim Holiday Wishes

A number of world leaders Thursday extended well wishes for the Purim holiday, on the eve of the joyous festival celebrating the Jews' salvation in...

February 25, 2021 4:12 pm

Jewish Children Exposed to ‘Widespread Antisemitism’ in Schools in Malmo, Sweden, New Study Concludes

The small number of Jewish children attending public schools in the Swedish city of Malmo experience "widespread antisemitism," according to a new study published by...

February 25, 2021 2:54 pm

The ‘Most Brutal Attacks’ on Jews in Europe Driven by Anti-Zionism, Says Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief

Animus toward Israel is increasingly responsible for attacks on Jews in Europe, said Algemeiner editor-in-chief Dovid Efune during an interview with i24 News Wednesday, on...

February 25, 2021 2:27 pm

Manfred Gerstenfeld, Pioneer of Contemporary Antisemitism Scholarship, Dies in Israel Aged 84

Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, one of the world's leading experts on global antisemitism, passed away in Israel on Thursday at the age of 84. The author of...

February 25, 2021 2:23 pm

Bernie Sanders Blasts Israel for Not Vaccinating Palestinians, Calls Sending Doses to Allies ‘Outrageous’

Democratic Senator Bernie Sanders attacked Israel on Thursday for not vaccinating Palestinians while sending doses to foreign countries such as Honduras and the Czech Republic. Sanders...

February 24, 2021 6:19 pm

Biden Administration Urged to Fight Anti-Israel Bias, Chinese Atrocities Against Uighurs, in Rejoining UN Human Rights Council

The lead Republican on the US House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee urged President Joe Biden's administration to step up the fight against both anti-Israel...

February 24, 2021 3:38 pm

Israel and US to Form Strategic Working Group on Iran: Report

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government will form a strategic working group with the US on a possible new nuclear deal between the Iran, according...

February 24, 2021 1:02 pm

Antisemitic Incidents Rose in Switzerland Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, New Reports Show

Fueled by the COVID-19 pandemic, antisemitic incidents rose during in 2020 in both the German and French-speaking parts of Switzerland, according to separate reports released...

February 23, 2021 5:59 pm

Italian-Jewish Auschwitz Survivor Liliana Segre Targeted by Antisemites for Promoting COVID-19 Vaccinations

Liliana Segre — the 90 year-old Holocaust survivor and senator in the Italian parliament — received a slew of antisemitic comments this week after she...

February 23, 2021 5:42 pm

Jewish Youth in Spain Urge Madrid University to Expel Neo-Nazi Activist Who Delivered Antisemitic Rant at Far Right Rally

Jewish students in Spain this week demanded the expulsion from a Madrid university of a neo-Nazi activist who delivered a viciously antisemitic speech at a...

February 23, 2021 5:17 pm

President and Jewish Community at Pennsylvania College Condemn ‘Hateful’ Antisemitic Video Involving Student

The president and Jewish center at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania spoke out against an antisemitic video that surfaced in the community, Fox43 reported Tuesday. "Earlier...

February 22, 2021 6:17 pm

Israeli Health Minister Rebukes NBC Over ‘Dangerous and False’ Vaccine Segment on ‘SNL’

Israeli Health Minister Yuli Edelstein joined those condemning NBC's "Saturday Night Live" for cast member Michael Che's comments suggesting that Israel had only vaccinated the...


‘Unorthodox’ Star Shira Haas Shares Throwback Purim Photo From Childhood

Israeli actress Shira Haas shared with her Instagram followers on Thursday a photo...

Genesis Prize Foundation to Honor Life and Legacy of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks - The Genesis Prize Foundation announced plans to honor the late prominent...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


Tulsa Police Search for Two Suspects for Vandalism of Holocaust Memorial St...

Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma are searching for two suspects who destroyed statues dedicated to child victims of the Holocaust at...


Israel Halts Transfer of Vaccines to Other Nations

i24 News – Israel will halt all transfer of coronavirus vaccines to foreign states with immediate effect, health officials said on Thursday. The announcement follows a statement by Defense Minister and...

Middle East

Israel, Bahrain Leaders Discuss Iran, Possible Vaccine Plant

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Bahrain's Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa on Thursday discussed Iran and the possible involvement of the Gulf state in establishing a vaccine...

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