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Posts Tagged: Morocco Jews

December 20, 2022 11:29 am

Palestinians in Mass Street Brawl, French Flag Burned — Media Miss the Story

Morocco surprised soccer fans around the world with its historic run during this year’s FIFA World Cup, which included spectacular wins over Belgium, Spain, and...

November 3, 2022 10:56 am

Experiencing the World as Miss Universe Morocco

On my way home, the taxi driver told me about the soccer game he had been watching. The team he was rooting for had lost....

September 21, 2022 7:57 am

2,000 Jews Visit Morocco to Mark ‘Yom Hiloula’ of Rabbi Haim Pinto

JNS.org - Amid warming relations between Israel and Morocco in the wake of the signing of the Abraham Accords two years ago, some 2,000 Jews...

July 15, 2022 10:55 am

Moroccan King Mohammed VI Announces Restructuring of Jewish Communal Bodies

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has announced the reorganization of the country's Jewish community into three distinct institutions, with the purpose of responding "to the...

December 29, 2020 5:59 am

The Unique Benefits of the Israel-Morocco Relationship

Yet another Muslim country has formalized peace with Israel: Morocco. The move has been applauded internationally, with Egypt, the UAE, Bahrain, Oman, and other Arab nations...

December 24, 2020 4:40 am

Who Says Morocco Never Persecuted Its Jews?

JNS.org - The news that Israel and Morocco are about to “normalize” their relations has been met with jubilation in Israel -- and in the...

October 22, 2020 5:43 am

Morocco’s Jews Remain Strong Despite COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc on the world, the Jewish community of Morocco has not managed to escape unscathed. The tight-knit community, which has...

December 26, 2019 2:14 pm

Attendance of Moroccan Officials at Casablanca Hanukkah Celebration Described as Historic

In what was said to be a historic first, two Moroccan government officials attended a Hanukkah celebration held by the country's Jewish community, Chabad.org reported...

November 10, 2019 6:22 am

Jews Are Still Fleeing Arab Countries: 20% of Moroccan Jews Moved to Israel in Eight Years

The official Israel in Arabic Twitter site had this information and chart (text translated): The Population and Immigration Authority published the list of Arab countries that...

June 11, 2018 11:38 am

Delegation From Morocco Visits Israel, Arabic Media Decry ‘Normalization’

Sometimes you can find the best stories only in the Arabic media. Palestine Today reports that a delegation of Moroccans began a visit to Israel this...

June 7, 2018 7:42 am

When Mohammed V Protected the Jews of Casablanca

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the release of Casablanca, which immortalized quiet acts of resistance against fascism at the murky crossroads that was...

January 4, 2018 2:31 pm

Political Party in Morocco Wants to Withdraw Citizenship From Jews in ‘Israeli Settlements’

A political party in Morocco is proposing to remove citizenship from any Jews who live in "Israeli settlements." The proposal was launched by Elias Ammari, secretary-general of...

June 25, 2017 12:42 pm

How Will Jews Be Remembered in Morocco When They’re All Gone?

JNS.org - I had to pinch myself to make sure that I wasn’t dreaming. There I was, an Orthodox Israeli Jew, at a 500-year-old synagogue in...

September 12, 2016 3:55 am

Moroccan Newspaper Publishes ‘Blacklist’ of Artists Who Speak to Israelis

Noon Presse, a Moroccan news site (ranked #19 in that country among all websites), just published what it calls a blacklist of Moroccan performers and artists who have...


‘Behavior of Colonizers’: Many Latino Millennials and Gen-Zers...

Over half of Millennial and Gen-Z Latinos believe that Jews face the least discrimination of all minority groups in the...


Coalition to Vote on Judicial Appointments Bill Before Holiday Recess

i24 News - Israeli coalition party leaders said Sunday that they plan to pass the proposed bill reforming the Supreme Court judicial selection committee before the Knesset's parliamentary recess scheduled...

Middle East

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Pearl City in the Gulf in the UAE

i24 News - Archaeologists on Monday claimed to have found the oldest pearl city in the Persian Gulf on an island off one of the northern Sheikhdoms of the United...


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