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Posts Tagged: Switzerland antisemitism

March 29, 2024 1:28 pm

Swiss City Councillor Condemned for ‘Child Killers’ Post

A councillor in the Swiss city of Bern faced strong criticism on Friday after she shared an Instagram post with a comment blaming Jews for...

March 25, 2024 1:23 pm

Teen Who Stabbed Jewish Man in Zurich Was Radicalized Online, Swiss Police Reveal

The teenager who seriously wounded an Orthodox Jewish man in an antisemitic stabbing attack in Zurich earlier this month was radicalized on the internet while...

March 12, 2024 10:48 am

Antisemitism in Switzerland Boosted by Hamas-Israel Conflict, Study Shows

The number of antisemitic incidents in Switzerland has leapt since the Oct. 7 attacks by Hamas in Israel and the Israeli government's subsequent response against...

February 16, 2024 2:04 pm

Top Swiss Diplomat Appointed to Mediate Tensions Between Jewish Tourists, Businesses in Davos Ski Resort

The tourism authority in the exclusive Swiss mountain resort of Davos has appointed a top diplomat to mediate the growing tensions between local businesses and...

February 13, 2024 11:34 am

Swiss Police Investigating Davos Ski Shop and Restaurant Over Ban on Jews

A restaurant and ski equipment hire outlet in the exclusive Swiss mountain resort of Davos is in the spotlight after it posted a sign informing...

November 13, 2023 3:08 pm

Swiss Authorities Wrestle With Ban on Pro-Hamas Demonstrations

The Swiss authorities are debating whether to ban pro-Hamas demonstrations after thousands of protesters took to the streets of Zurich and Geneva over the weekend...

December 28, 2021 1:15 pm

Millennial Orthodox Jew Aims to Break Mold by Winning Council Seat in Swiss City of Zurich

A 26-year-old man is aiming to become the only Orthodox Jew serving on a municipal council in Switzerland. Jehuda Spielman, who works as an accountant, is...

May 6, 2021 12:04 pm

Swiss Neo-Nazi Fined for ‘Outrageous’ Antisemitic Speech Accusing Jews of Starting Two World Wars

A Swiss far right politician has been convicted by a court in the city of Basel for pushing antisemitic propaganda in a Nov. 2018 address...

February 8, 2021 6:15 pm

Pork Products Deposited at Swiss Synagogues in Twin Antisemitic Incidents

Pork products were used in recent antisemitic attacks against synagogues in two Swiss cities just days apart, drawing condemnations from Jewish groups. On Feb. 6, a...

December 8, 2020 3:08 pm

Swiss Jews Increasingly Concerned by Antisemitic Conspiracy Theories Driven by Coronavirus Fears

The Jewish community in Switzerland is increasingly concerned by the spread of antisemitic conspiracy theories connected to the coronavirus pandemic, according to new research by...

July 2, 2020 11:24 am

‘Middle-Class’ and ‘Everyday’: New Survey Exposes Alarming Nature of Antisemitism in Switzerland

Antisemitic behavior toward Jews is alarmingly common in Switzerland, a new academic study of victim experiences published on Thursday revealed. The report -- conducted by the...

June 15, 2017 8:37 am

Switzerland Votes to Ban Funding of Antisemitic Groups - The Federal Assembly of Switzerland on Tuesday passed a resolution prohibiting the government from funding organizations that promote racism, antisemitism, hatred and incitement. A...


Police Stop Anti-Zionist Agitators From Accessing Florida University Presid...

An extremist anti-Zionist group on Thursday was prevented by local police from marching to the Ronald W. Reagan Presidential House...


Cultural Center Backed by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Plans to Produce...

The Ravayat-e Fath Foundation — a Tehran-based cultural center sponsored by the Iranian regime's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), a...

Middle East

Jordan Reaffirms Commitment to Peace With Israel After Iran Attack, Says En...

Senior Jordanian officials recently reaffirmed the country's commitment to maintaining peace with Israel, despite protests erupting across Jordan against their...

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