Ukrainian officer who demanded lists of Jews fired

Ukraine minister fires senior police officer who demanded list of Kolomyya's Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 12:39 PM

Video making fun of Holocaust survivor was 'just a joke'

TikTok video that makes fun of numbers tattooed on arms of Holocaust survivors gets over 600,000 views.Marcy Oster, JTA, Wednesday, 7:45 AM

Spanish gov't cancels contract with anti-Semitic organization

Government of Valencia cancels teacher training contract with pro-BDS organization.Ben Ariel and JTA, Wednesday, 5:33 AM

Auschwitz renovation uncovers objects hidden by prisoners

Renovation works at Auschwitz have turned up spoons, forks, cobbler's tools and other objects hidden beneath a chimney flue.AFP, Tuesday, 6:37 PM

Jewish woman gives birth to sextuplets in France

Premature sextuplets born to Jewish couple in France are country's first sextuplets in over 30 years.Marcy Oster, JTA, and A7 Staff, Tuesday, 5:20 PM

Israel to EU: Drop the 'megaphone diplomacy'

'Regrettable that EU ignored threats Israel faces,' says Israeli Foreign Ministry, after EU 'strongly urges' Israel not to apply sovereigntyArutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 12:40 PM

Italian synagogues and churches reopen

Houses of worship reopen in northern Italy, one of the areas hit hardest by the coronavirus.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Tuesday, 7:11 AM

EU: We will not recognize any changes to '1967 borders'

EU foreign policy chief: congratulates new Israeli government but stresses EU will not accept sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Monday, 11:25 PM

Right-wing EU representatives protest Euros for terror

Conservative, right-wing EU members protest letter to Palestinian Organizations suggesting EU would continue paying them taxpayer Euros.Ron Jontof-Hunter, 5/17/2020, 9:42 AM

Germany: Easier immigration for Jews from former Soviet Union

Over half of new arrivals to Germany join Jewish communities, report says.Joe Baur, JTA, 5/16/2020, 9:22 PM

Holocaust survivor's killers will stand trial for murder

Paris prosecutors say Holocaust survivor’s 2018 slaying was an anti-Semitic murder.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/16/2020, 8:52 PM

EU to push Israel to drop sovereignty plan

EU foreign policy chief says EU will use "all our diplomatic capacities" to try to dissuade Israel from applying sovereignty.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/16/2020, 1:28 AM

Italy, France announce massive bailouts for tourism industry

Billions of Euros to be allocated to tourism sector to prevent it from total collapse.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/15/2020, 12:55 PM

Outrage over Sarajevo mass for pro-Nazi WWII collaborators

Wiesenthal Center urges Bosnian government to ban memorial mass for Croatia's pro-Nazi collaborators and civilians killed by communists.AFP, 5/14/2020, 6:54 PM

European nations threaten action over Israel's sovereignty plan

European powers warn Israel against applying sovereignty to parts of Judea and Samaria.i24NEWS, 5/13/2020, 5:54 PM

Budapest: Convoy crosses Danube to honor medical teams

In shadow of coronavirus outbreak, Budapest Jewish community holds socially-distanced Lag Ba'omer parade honoring medical teams.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 12:42 PM

'The EU capitulated to Palestinian pressure'

'European Union funding of terror-linked groups is a dangerous precedent', Israel's Strategic Affairs Minister warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 8:57 AM

Germany: Jewish group fighting anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

Help stop anti-Semitic coronavirus conspiracy theories, German Jewish group asks government.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 5/13/2020, 8:26 AM

Kremlin spokesman hospitalized with coronavirus

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov hospitalized after contracting COVID-19. He has not been in close vicinity to President Putin recently.Ben Ariel, 5/13/2020, 5:42 AM

French Jewish group sues comedian over anti-Semitism

Umbrella organization of French Jewish groups files lawsuit against controversial comedian Dieudonné M'bala M'bala.Elad Benari, 5/13/2020, 4:45 AM

Russia disaster: Coronavirus patients perish in hospital fire

Five intensive-care coronavirus patients perish in fire that broke out in St. Petersburg Hospital after ventilator short-circuit.Mordechai Sones, 5/12/2020, 5:43 PM

Britain: Sovereignty would make two-state solution harder

British minister makes clear the UK would not support any Israeli move to apply sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 5/12/2020, 6:02 AM

Russia's coronavirus infections jump to 11,000 per day

Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Russia surges to over 200,000, with 11,000 new cases discovered in a single day.i24NEWS, 5/12/2020, 1:52 AM

Europe marks 75 years since Nazi defeat

75th anniversary of end of World War II in Europe marked by low-key events closed to the public amid coronavirus pandemic.i24NEWS, 5/11/2020, 11:36 PM

Up to 2,000 French Jews may have died of coronavirus

'In our busiest two weeks, we sent 80 coffins to Israel,' local ZAKA chief says.Ben Shaul, 5/11/2020, 3:42 PM

Calls for firing of German anti-Semitism czar over stance on BDS

37 Israeli and Jewish scholars call for removal of Germany's anti-Semitism czar, over his refusal to include pro-BDS professor at event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 12:56 PM

Ukrainian police official requests list of local Jews

Senior Ukrainian police official requests list of Jewish reisdents of Kolomyya, including their addresses and cell phone numbers.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/11/2020, 7:06 AM

Boris Johnson lays out UK's exit plan from coronavirus lockdown

'This is not the time to end the lockdown,' says British PM, while offering 'phased reopening' of UK's economy and education system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2020, 9:28 PM

Germany: Rise in anti-Semitism following Yom Kippur attack

Anti-Semitism monitor in Germany finds that reported incidents rose following the attack on Halle synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2020, 5:52 AM

London city worker secures Jewish funeral for man who died alone

London Jewish man who died alone at home is given Jewish burial, thanks to joint efforts by a London city worker and the Jewish community.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/9/2020, 8:42 PM

Syrian vandalizes Amsterdam kosher restaurant again

Syrian who in 2017 broke into kosher restaurant in Amsterdam arrested again for smashing its windows while holding a lighter.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/8/2020, 11:44 PM

Two Jewish museums plan to reopen in May

Jewish museums in Munich and Vienna announce plans to reopen this month, after nearly two months of closure.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/8/2020, 9:22 AM

Germany apologizes for wiping Israel off the map

Head of Germany’s military counterintelligence agency apologizes for publishing report with a map that failed to show the state of Israel.Elad Benari, 5/8/2020, 3:40 AM

Former Israeli officials call to boycott Judea and Samaria

Irish Times publishes column signed by former MKs, foreign ministry officials calling to promote legislation to boycott Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 5/7/2020, 1:41 PM

Hungary lets in Israeli workers to manage kosher food shortage

Hungary allows entry for Israelis with jobs in kosher food industry to work at one of the only kosher slaughterhouses in Europe still open.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2020, 5:07 PM

Prague: Headstones used as pavement identified in central square

As central Prague square receives new look, workers rip up paving stones made of Jewish desecrated Jewish headstones.Nitzan Keidar, 5/6/2020, 1:17 PM

Dutch king says Jews felt ‘abandoned’ by his great-grandmother

The King of the Netherlands acknowledges that Dutch Jews felt 'abandoned' by his great-grandmother, Queen Wilhelmnia, during the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/5/2020, 7:30 AM

'Jeremy Corbyn's successor isn't cracking down on anti-Semitism'

Despite new Labour UK chief's vow to combat anti-Semitism, UK Jewish groups say Keir Starmer has failed to turn words into action.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/5/2020, 7:09 AM

New Holocaust memorial project ignites controversy

A ‘Holocaust Disneyland?’ Historians say a controversial film director wants to turn a Ukrainian museum into one.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/4/2020, 9:09 AM

Catholic Church was complicit in Nazi crimes, say German Bishops

Report released by German Bishops' Conference says Catholic Church in Germany was 'complicit' in Nazi crimes.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/4/2020, 7:40 AM

Lithuania: Chairs with fake money put on former Jewish cemetery

Tussle over plan to build conference center on grounds of former Jewish cemetery leads to protest with chairs and fake money.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/3/2020, 10:16 PM

Johnson: Arrangements were being made in case I died

British Prime Minister reveals that his deteriorated so badly after contracting coronavirus that a strategy was drawn up in case he died.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2020, 4:38 AM

Boris Johnson's tribute to the doctors who saved his life

Baby born to Boris Johnson and fiancee Carrie Symonds named.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2020, 11:07 PM

Synagogues in Germany begin reopening

German authorities give greenlight to reopening of central synagogues, so long as social distancing regulations maintained.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2020, 3:06 PM

Danish police arrest terror suspect in Copenhagen

Danish police carry out raid in Copenhagen, arrest man suspected of planning “one or several attacks.”Elad Benari, 5/1/2020, 6:25 AM

Germany received Israeli intel prior to Hezbollah decision

Officials in Israel received advance update days ago about expected decision.Mordechai Sones, 4/30/2020, 2:34 PM

Germany outlaws Hezbollah

Order prohibits contact with Hezbollah operatives and does not differentiate between the various arms of the terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 8:12 AM

British PM Boris Johnson announces birth of baby boy

Johnson was only released from hospital two weeks ago. 'Things could have gone either way' back then, he said.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/29/2020, 2:41 PM

Ramming attack near Paris investigated as terrorist attack

Man who slammed his car into police cars and motorcycles reportedly pledged allegiance to ISIS.Elad Benari, 4/29/2020, 1:01 AM

Belgian police charge 3 for Holocaust commemoration violations

'This was not an illegal party, participants followed social distancing guidelines,' city councilman says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/28/2020, 8:10 AM

Two policemen injured in ramming attack near Paris

Officials say ramming attack in Paris suburb was deliberate and the perpetrator wanted to avenge events in "Palestine".Ben Ariel, 4/28/2020, 3:30 AM

Boris Johnson returns to work after recovering from coronavirus

Watch: PM Boris Johnson returns to work after spending two weeks at his country retreat Chequers while recovering from coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 11:50 AM

In Germany, synagogues prepare to reopen with precautions

With coronavirus at bay in Germany, local synagogues prepare to reopen - with some precautions.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 4/27/2020, 7:04 AM

German far-right party suspends 'fascist' spokesman

Germany's AfD party says it suspended longtime spokesman for describing himself as fascist and praising his "Aryan grandfather".Ben Ariel, 4/27/2020, 5:58 AM

Italy to ease some coronavirus restrictions

Italy will allow citizens to do more outdoor sports and exercise near their homes as of May 4, PM announces.Elad Benari, 4/27/2020, 3:33 AM

British PM to announce easing of lockdown?

British PM Boris Johnson returns to work, expected to announce plans for the easing of the coronavirus lockdown.Elad Benari, 4/27/2020, 3:14 AM

London police shut down backyard Jewish wedding

Jewish wedding in London's Golders Green neighborhood shut down for violating social distancing rules during coronavirus pandemic.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/26/2020, 10:59 PM