Organizers of stunt at Auschwitz sent to jail

Polish court jails organizers of a stunt that saw a dozen people take off their clothes and slaughter a lamb at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 6:36 AM

Trial of Burgas bombing suspects begins

Two men allegedly linked to Hezbollah go on trial in absentia in Bulgaria over 2012 attack on Israeli tourists.Elad Benari, Thursday, 5:08 AM

Belgium allocates $23 million to UNRWA

Following U.S. cut to UNRWA, Belgium pledges $23 million over three years to UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, Thursday, 3:04 AM

British Labour Party drops candidate linking Holocaust to Gaza

Party scraps candidate who said Holocaust victims 'turning in their graves' over shelling of 'Gaza ghetto.'JTA, Wednesday, 10:57 PM

Poland seeks to tamp down German war reparations row

Polish minister says country is 'looking for solutions,' says issue of reparations should not harm relationship with Germany.AFP, Wednesday, 4:17 PM

Clemency plea denied for convicted Auschwitz guard, 96

German courts reject former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening's plea for clemency.JTA, Wednesday, 3:10 PM

Austrian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial if FP ministers attend

Jewish leader says community will not attend Austria's Holocaust memorial ceremony if lawmakers from far-right Freedom Party are present.JTA, Tuesday, 8:57 PM

Manchester rabbi questioned again in fraud case

UK rabbi questioned again by local police in ongoing fraud investigation against investment firm.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 5:11 PM

Jewish burial society: Remove London coroner delaying burials

Society calls to remove coroner over delayed Jewish burials. Coroner: 'No death will be prioritized over any other because of religion.'JTA, Tuesday, 2:53 PM

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

Former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening launches bid for clemency in a final bid to avoid serving his sentence as an accessory to murder.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 5:33 AM

UK Labour chief 'concerned' by Israel's anti-BDS list

Labour chief Jeremy Corbyn blasts Trump over 'failure to back UN, UNESCO'. Corbyn expresses 'concern' after Israel bans BDS organizationsDavid Rosenberg, Sunday, 11:01 PM

Britain to discuss full Hezbollah ban

British House of Commons to discuss a ban on Hezbollah that also includes its so-called "political wing".Elad Benari, Sunday, 5:13 AM

Girl’s face cut near Paris in suspected anti-Semitic assault

Unidentified assailant attacks Jewish schoolgirl with utility knife in what former mayor calls 'a heinous anti-Semitic attack.'JTA, Saturday, 6:14 PM

'Is the UK funding the terrorists who tried to murder me?'

British woman stabbed, left for dead by PA terrorists who murdered her friend presses UK to investigate if funds are going to her attackers.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2018, 8:57 AM

UK woman on trial for songs denying Holocaust, mocking survivors

British folksinger charged over Youtube videos denying Holocaust, mocking survivors. Suspect claims charges have hurt her business.JTA, 1/12/2018, 7:45 AM

Germany: Thüringen police now printing pamphlets in Farsi

Germans further accommodate Muslim migrants as crime rate surges.Mordechai Sones, 1/11/2018, 2:21 PM

Austrian police fine students for waving Israeli flags

Austrian police detain, fine, Jewish students who were attacked for holding Israeli flags during an anti-Israel demonstration.Haim Lev, 1/11/2018, 10:38 AM

Norway, EU to push 'two-state solution'

Norway and the European Union announce an "extraordinary session" on January 31 in an attempt to push the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 1/11/2018, 6:06 AM

Sweden warns against cutting funding to UNRWA

Swedish UN ambassador says a US withdrawal of support from UNRWA 'would be destabilizing for the region.'AFP, 1/9/2018, 8:04 PM

French kosher store burns down on anniversary of attack

Prosecutor says arson suspected, after Jewish grocery store scorched following vandalism incident.AFP, 1/9/2018, 1:30 PM

Amsterdam: Jewish-owned restaurant vandalized - again

Vandals smash window of Jewish restaurant in Amsterdam, one month after previous attack.Haim Lev, 1/9/2018, 1:12 PM

Outrage after French mayor scraps pork-free school meals

Mayor eliminates alternative school lunches, claiming pork-free options are 'anti-Republican.'AFP, 1/9/2018, 10:11 AM

UK to PA: Israel will have to share Jerusalem

British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson tells senior PA official Jerusalem will be 'shared capital' of Israel and a future Palestinian state.David Rosenberg, 1/8/2018, 8:46 PM

Will Germany deport anti-Semitic migrants?

Germany proposes bill to allow expulsion of migrants who espouse anti-Semitism.JTA, 1/8/2018, 9:18 AM

Jewish left off as category in British students’ union survey

Once again, Britain's National Union of Students removes 'Jewish' from list of religions students may select on survey.JTA, 1/7/2018, 8:01 PM

Swedish ambassador: We failed to protect the Jews

Sweden's ambassador to Israel says Swedish authorities have failed to protect the Jewish community and that shouldn't happen.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/5/2018, 9:37 PM

Did BBC drama ‘McMafia’ slur Israeli businessmen?

New BBC mini-series 'McMafia' is accused of making 'gratuitous slurs' against Israeli businessmen.JTA, 1/5/2018, 12:37 PM

Dutch Holocaust survivor to pay taxes on forced labor pension

Dutch tax authority demands Holocaust survivor pay tax on pension stipend for forced child labor.JTA, 1/5/2018, 8:38 AM

German neo-Nazi sent to prison for mocking Holocaust

32-year-old German neo-Nazi sentenced to 18 months in prison after posting a picture of Auschwitz with an offensive caption.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2018, 5:08 AM

BBC: Migrants in Germany 'may have fueled violent crime rise'

Government-commissioned research suggests migrants 'may be responsible for recent rise in violent crime in Germany'.Mordechai Sones, 1/4/2018, 12:22 PM

Swastikas painted on two Paris-area kosher shops

Meanwhile, kosher restaurant in Amsterdam vandalized last month by Syrian national with Palestinian flag also targeted again.JTA, 1/3/2018, 10:42 PM

EU blasts Israel over death penalty for terrorists bill

Hours after bill easing conditions for imposing death penalty on terrorist murderers passes first vote, EU slams 'inhuman' punishment.'David Rosenberg, 1/3/2018, 7:09 PM

Islamist background not ruled out for Berlin knife attack

Berlin police unable to rule out Islamist background in a New Year’s Eve knife attack in underground station.Ben Ariel, 1/3/2018, 4:46 AM

Manchester rabbi arrested in investment fraud case

British rabbi arrested in fraud investigation against investment firm.JTA, 1/2/2018, 5:22 PM

German Foreign Minister slammed for accusing Israel of apartheid

Sigmar Gabriel, Germany's Foreign Minister, under fire for 'providing ammunition to anti-Semites' by accusing Israel of apartheid.JTA, 12/31/2017, 10:03 PM

Poland: Two Belgians acquitted of Auschwitz theft

Polish court acquits two Belgians who were accused of stealing parts of an electric fence from Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/29/2017, 10:29 PM

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' must go to jail, judge rules

Germany's constitutional court rejects appeal of former SS guard Oskar Groening against his jail sentence.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/29/2017, 9:46 PM

Portuguese official disappears with Jewish heritage money

Police search for Rede de Judiarias consultant who dropped off the map after equipment and money went missing.JTA, 12/29/2017, 2:45 PM

London coroner under fire for delaying Jewish burials

Senior London coroner says she won't allow Jewish bodies to be held at Jewish funeral home, shows 'gross disregard' for Jews' legal rights.JTA, 12/29/2017, 8:24 AM

Putin: Saint Petersburg explosion was terror attack

Russian President says that an explosion that tore through a Saint Petersburg supermarket was "an act of terror".Ben Ariel, 12/29/2017, 4:09 AM

Budapest cultural center unlocks local Jewish history

Budapest Jewish cultural center offers glimpse into Jewish life pre-Holocaust, has plans to include library, museum, and conference center.JTA, 12/28/2017, 2:58 PM

Lithuanian court nullifies Jewish community elections

Court voids local Jewish community’s April internal elections, declaring that communal leaders have no authority to continue their rule.JTA, 12/28/2017, 10:49 AM

Alleged ISIS member charged in Germany

German prosecutors charge alleged ISIS member with membership in a terrorist organization and committing a war crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 5:44 AM

Bomb explodes at St. Petersburg supermarket

Russian officials treating explosion as 'mass homicide attempt,' say explosive was 'filled with projectiles.' At least 10 injured.Tal Polon, 12/27/2017, 8:37 PM

Ukraine: Christmas play turns anti-Semitic

Christmas play at Polish consulate in Ukraine includes anti-Semitic message.JTA, 12/27/2017, 7:16 PM

Pork 'attack' on Belfast Islamic center sparks investigation

'This is not an attack. 9/11 was an attack. This is sharia. If it’s an attack, it’s an attack on our very freedoms.'Mordechai Sones, 12/27/2017, 11:24 AM

'We can't allow groups to stifle those who disagree with them'

Universities that ban controversial speakers may face fines, UK minister says.JTA, 12/27/2017, 8:15 AM

French publisher recalls children's mag. saying Israel not real

Bayard recalls Youpi children's magazine issue questioning Israel's existence after outcry by French Jewish communityJTA, 12/26/2017, 3:11 PM

Wave of anti-Semitic vandalism in Ukraine

Graffiti praising the Holocaust and demanding Jews leave the country found on three Jewish institutions in Odessa, Ukraine.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2017, 12:16 PM

Report: UK gov't looking to block Obama invite to royal wedding

Senior British officials claim May gov't pressuring Prince Harry not to invite former President Obama to his upcoming wedding.David Rosenberg, 12/26/2017, 12:08 PM

Norway limits funding to NGOs which boycott Israel

Norway follows in the footsteps of Denmark, cuts funding to Palestinian Arab NGOs promoting BDS.Elad Benari, 12/26/2017, 1:04 AM

Polish official dismissed for digging up Jewish cemetery bones

Local conservator in Siemiatycze in eastern Poland dismissed after construction work digs up bones buried at Jewish cemetery.JTA, 12/25/2017, 8:27 PM

French children's magazine: Israel is not a real country

French Jewish organizations angered by Youpi children's magazine statement that Israel is not a country like France or Germany.Gary Willig, 12/25/2017, 6:01 PM

Romanian leader: We should consider moving embassy

Leader of Romania’s ruling party says the country should “seriously consider” moving its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/24/2017, 4:17 AM

'Hitler was a great man, he knew what he was doing'

London truck driver tells local Jew that Hitler was a 'great man' who 'knew what he was doing.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2017, 12:39 AM

'Hitler was good, because he killed Jews'

German-Arab students praise Hitler to Jewish classmate who spoke against Palestinian state.JTA, 12/23/2017, 7:25 PM

Youths smash dozens of headstones in Serbian Jewish cemetery

Serbian youth jump fence, smash headstones, in Jewish cemetery.JTA, 12/23/2017, 6:31 PM