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October 22, 2018 12:09 pm

‘One Less Holocaust Denier on This Earth:’ Robert Faurisson, Notorious French Nazi Apologist, Dead at 89

Robert Faurisson -- the French academic honored by the Iranian regime and convicted in France during a four decade-long career as one of the world's leading...

October 19, 2018 4:36 pm

New York GOP Candidate Chele Farley Ahead of Debate With Incumbent Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: ‘She Turned Her Back on Israel’

On Sunday night, Chele Farley will take the stage for a televised debate with her opponent, the incumbent New York Democratic Party Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, in what...

October 15, 2018 5:14 pm

‘Large Share’ of Brazil’s Jews Will Vote for Right-Wing Presidential Candidate Bolsonaro Despite ‘Reservations,’ Says Political Analyst

Opinion in Brazil's Jewish community remains divided over Jair Bolsonaro, the right-wing politician widely expected to win the second round of the Latin American country's...

October 8, 2018 11:37 am

EU Civil Servant Convicted of Antisemitic Assault by Belgian Court Says He Will Appeal

The European Union civil servant found guilty last week of a vicious antisemitic assault in 2015 has said he will appeal the sentence handed down by...

October 4, 2018 12:10 pm

French Government Launches Ilan Halimi Award for Youth Projects Combating Antisemitism

France's Ministry of Culture has launched a new award for initiatives to combat antisemitism named in honor of Ilan Halimi -- the 23-year-old Parisian Jew...

October 3, 2018 2:40 pm

Russian Nationalists and Hardliners Denounce Alleged ‘Israel Lobby’ Influence in Moscow

In the two weeks since 15 Russian servicemen died when their military plane was downed over Syria, conservative, ultranationalist and communist circles in Russia have stepped up their...

September 28, 2018 11:52 am

Europe Poised Between ‘Judeo-Christian Heritage’ and ‘Nihilist Mainstream,’ Hungarian Foreign Minister Says

Six months after Viktor Orbán's election to a third term as Prime Minister of Hungary, the country's Foreign Minister, Péter Szijjártó, remains adamant that the...

September 27, 2018 3:26 pm

‘What Iran Hides, Israel Will Find’: Netanyahu Issues New Claim of Secret Iranian Nuclear Facilities in UN Speech

Addressing the UN General Assembly on Thursday afternoon, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran's leaders that the Jewish state would do "whatever it must...

September 26, 2018 2:19 pm

Iran Rejects Argentine President’s Demand for Cooperation Over AMIA Atrocity

Iran has bluntly rejected the president of Argentina's appeal for its cooperation in investigations into two major terrorist attacks on Argentine soil. On a day dominated...

September 20, 2018 3:15 pm

Viciously Antisemitic Message Daubed on Paris Apartment Building’s Front Door

The residents of an apartment building in the fashionable 18th arrondissement of Paris awoke on Thursday morning to find viciously antisemitic slogans daubed on their...

September 20, 2018 1:01 pm

Polish Police Release Video of Man Hurling Rock into Gdansk Synagogue on Yom Kippur

Police in the Polish port city of Gdansk are seeking the arrest of a man who was caught on video on Wednesday hurling a rock...

September 13, 2018 1:32 pm

Still Seeking Justice: One Dutch Holocaust Survivor’s Ongoing Fight With Germany’s Government

At the end of the Second World War, Albert de Leeuw was one of several Dutch Jewish children who turned up at the offices of...

September 7, 2018 12:52 pm

Corbyn Supporters Launch Purge of Pro-Israel MPs From UK Labour Party

A long-feared purge of pro-Israel parliamentarians from the British Labour Party began in earnest on Thursday, with one party meeting even broadcast live over the internet by...

September 5, 2018 1:57 pm

‘We Won’t Be Collateral Victims,’ Jewish Leader Tells French President Macron During Special Service at Paris Synagogue

French President Emmanuel Macron was warmly greeted by more than one thousand worshippers at the Great Synagogue in Paris on Tuesday night, as he arrived...


The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...


UNESCO Slammed by US Religious Freedom Commission for Denying Jewish Connec...

UNESCO, the cultural and educational agency of the United Nations, was sharply attacked on Thursday by the US Commission on...


Did Lightning Strike Trigger Gaza Rocket Attack on Israel?

A theory that a lightning strike triggered Palestinian rocket fire from Gaza last week gained traction in Israel on Tuesday and might explain the Israeli military's limited response. Two rockets were launched from the...

Middle East

Iran’s Oil Minister Says US Sanctions Cannot Stop Crude Exports

The United States cannot stop Iranian oil exports by imposing sanctions on Tehran, Iran's oil minister said on Tuesday, warning that such restrictions will ensure the market remains volatile. Washington plans...