Belgian authorities arrest two men suspected of terror plot

Belgian authorities arrest two men suspected of plotting a terrorist attack. Main suspect arrested in Brussels' Molenbeek.Ben Ariel, 1/25/2019, 3:46 AM

Irish Ambassador summoned for reprimand

Irish Ambassador to be reprimanded after Irish parliament advances boycott of products from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 1/24/2019, 11:34 PM

Lithuanian church removes stairs made from Jewish headstones

Lithuania’s Evangelical Reformed Church removes headstones from Jewish cemetery installed as stairs under Soviet rule.Cnaan Lipshiz/JTA, 1/24/2019, 8:36 PM

Bill taxing restitution money would cost Czech Jews $2 million

Bill passed by Czech Lower House proposes taxing compensation to Jews, churches whose property was seized by Nazis, Communists.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/24/2019, 2:52 PM

'Jew-hatred and anti-Zionism are both anti-Semitism'

President Rivlin opens 'Beyond Duty' exhibition in France, telling the story of diplomats who saved Jewish lives during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2019, 12:16 PM

May: Corbyn willing to sit with Hamas but not with me

British PM rips Labour leader over his refusal to discuss Brexit, takes jab at him on comments on Hamas and Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 1/24/2019, 3:03 AM

Security guard thwarted attack on Jewish Agency rep in Paris

Security guard thwarted an anti-Semitic assault on the top representative of the Jewish Agency for Israel in France, witness says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/23/2019, 10:12 PM

'Jews are once again unsafe on the streets of Europe'

Jewish Agency chairman at EP: 'As it pertains to anti-Semitism, this is one of the darkest eras for European Jewry in recent times.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 9:46 PM

Rivlin chairs dialogue between Jewish, Muslim leaders in France

'When nationalism and religious extremism are on the rise in the world and in the West, your leadership is vital. What you say matters.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 7:17 PM

Nechama Rivlin meets with Israeli artists working in France

'You are Israeli artists but you are also citizens of the world’s capital city of art.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 6:54 PM

Anti-Semitism in Europe: Have we returned to 75 years ago?

Ukraine Chief Rabbi: How is it 75 years after the Holocaust they can outlaw shechita and brit milah and Jews feel unsafe in Europe?Kobi Finkler, Brussels, 1/23/2019, 5:45 PM

"Time to give meaning to the phrase 'Never Again'"

European Union parliament marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day with special commemorative event in Brussels.Kobi Finkler, Brussels, 1/23/2019, 3:03 PM

Haredi journalist runs for Belgian parliament

Belgian-Jewish journalist expected to win seat in Belgian parliament with center-right party in bid to combat ban on kosher slaughter.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/23/2019, 9:13 AM

Danes downplay seriousness of physical assaults on Jews

Despite surge in anti-Semitic incidents across Europe, less than half of Europeans say attacks on Jews are an issue.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/23/2019, 7:46 AM

EU: Europe must ensure Jewish future on the continent

'When Jews leave, it is a bad sign of the state of Europe,' EU official warns as growing number of Jews consider emigrating.AFP, 1/22/2019, 2:50 PM

Report: Russian flight diverted following attempted hijacking

Plane forced to land short of destination in Moscow after passenger reportedly demands that flight be diverted to Afghanistan.Tal Polon, 1/22/2019, 2:40 PM

Germany sanctions Iranian airline

Germany bans Mahan Air which is identified with the Iranian Revolutionary Guard.Elad Benari, 1/22/2019, 6:08 AM

Jewish museum attack victims shot with 'surgical' precision

Paramedics at scene tell Brussels criminal court they found man and woman dead in museum entrance hall.AFP, 1/21/2019, 7:08 PM

Ukraine President visits Israel, meets with Netanyahu

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko arrives in Israel for official visit, meets with President, PM, and Knesset Speaker.i24News, 1/21/2019, 6:47 PM

Malaysian PM said ‘hook-nose Jews’ as Israel did ‘wrong things’

Elderly leader speaks at Oxford Union where challenged over previous remarks, but insists 'It's unfair to call me antisemitic'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 3:59 PM

Synagogue attacked in Bulgarian capital

Vandal throws stones, breaks windows of Sofia Central Synagogue on Shabbat, days before International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Gary Willig, 1/20/2019, 4:30 PM

French Holocaust denier given year in jail for anti-Semitism

French court sentences Holocaust denier to year in prison for incitement after he claimed Jews are 'domineering and hateful.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/20/2019, 3:22 PM

Queen of England's husband in traffic accident

Duke of Edinburgh not injured in collision while driving a Range Rover.Gary Willig, 1/17/2019, 8:51 PM

EU to member states: Work to recover Nazi-looted art

European Parliament passes resolution calling on EU states to identify, recover 110,000 Nazi-looted works still missing.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/17/2019, 7:29 PM

Alleged accomplice of Jewish museum murderer denies charges

Alleged accomplice to Jewish museum murders in Brussels says he is not a jihadist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2019, 6:43 AM

Stolen stumbling stone Holocaust memorials replaced in Rome

A group of 20 Stolpersteine, Holocaust memorials in downtown Rome that were stolen in December, have been replaced.JTA , 1/16/2019, 10:01 PM

Theresa May survives no-confidence vote

British government holds on by 19-vote margin one day after crushing defeat in vote on Brexit deal.Gary Willig, 1/16/2019, 9:58 PM

Live: May faces no-confidence vote after Brexit deal rejected

British Parliament debates no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Theresa May after rejection of her Brexit plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2019, 7:34 PM

Lithuanian judge postpones trial over deceased Nazi collaborator

Lithuanian judge postpones precedent-setting trial in which civil servants intend to publicly defend deceased Nazi collaborator.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/16/2019, 6:28 PM

British Parliament votes down Brexit deal

Brexit deal defeated by record-breaking 230 vote margin in stinging rebuke to PM May.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2019, 9:41 PM

London mosque secretly agrees to host Holocaust exhibition

Undisclosed London mosque agrees to host Holocaust exhibition that was cancelled by another mosque amid protests by Muslims.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/15/2019, 4:49 PM

Lawyer claims accused Jewish museum shooter 'not the killer'

Defense for French Muslim accused of carrying out murder of 4 at Jewish museum of Belgium says client 'did not pull the trigger.'AFP, 1/15/2019, 3:53 PM

Polish mayor dies after being stabbed at charity concert

Mayor of Gdansk, Poland, called 'longtime friend of Jewish community', dies day after being stabbed at charity concert.JTA - Katarzyna Markusz, 1/14/2019, 10:15 PM

ZAKA divers to retrieve Holocaust victim's bones from Danube

75 years after mass shooting of Jews on banks of River Danube, Budapest, ZAKA divers attempt to retrieve their bones for burial.Mordechai Sones, 1/14/2019, 5:46 PM

Polish mayor stabbed during charity event

Mayor of the city of Gdansk in critical condition after being stabbed during charity event.Ben Ariel, 1/14/2019, 4:27 AM

Israeli protesters to EU states: Stop funding terrorists

Protests at embassies of Germany, Norway, Spain, Sweden demand they stop funding ‘HaMoked: Center For the Defence of the Individual'.Mordechai Sones, 1/13/2019, 6:32 PM

EU gives nearly $1 million to map Jewish cemeteries

European Union awards nearly $1 million to project aiming to survey some 1,500 Jewish cemeteries in Eastern Europe.Cnaan Lipshiz, JTA, 1/11/2019, 2:59 PM

Anti-Semitism among French gas tax protesters demoralizing Jews

Some 'Yellow Vest' demonstrators protesting France's gas taxes and cost of living embracing anti-Semitic tropes and rhetoric.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/11/2019, 7:42 AM

Former Nazi guard dies after being deported from US

Former Nazi labor camp guard Jakiw Palij, who was deported from US to Germany in August, dies at 95.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2019, 4:36 AM

French aliyah decreased 4 years after deadly supermarket attack

Four years ago, 4 people were murdered at kosher supermarket in Paris. Much has happened in France since, and what's happened is a paradox.i24News, 1/10/2019, 9:22 PM

Hungarian PM calls for right to take over EU policy

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says European right must unite to end open mass migration of Muslims to Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2019, 8:45 PM

Senior Belgian imam prays 'Zionists’ be 'burned' in 2009 video

Video surfaces showing senior imam in Belgium praying that Zionists be burned in the 'blood of martyrs.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/9/2019, 5:48 PM

EU sanctions Iranian intelligence unit

European Union freezes assets of an Iranian intelligence unit and two of its staff in response to its actions in Denmark and France.Ben Ariel, 1/9/2019, 5:00 AM

Germany returns Nazi-looted work to French Jew's heirs

German government returns 19th century painting taken by Nazis from French Jewish politician and resistance leader Georges Mandel.AFP, 1/8/2019, 8:51 PM

'Jew Ghetto': Vandals target Jewish community in small UK town

Locals shocked to discover vandals spray-painted 'Jew Ghetto', Star of David in small English town with significant Jewish population.David Rosenberg, 1/8/2019, 12:01 PM

New photos of Dachau survivors to be made public

Repository of Holocaust-era documents uncovers photographs of survivors of Dachau concentration camp, to make them available online.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2019, 5:36 AM

Jury chosen for trial of Brussels Jewish museum terrorist

Jury chosen for trial of jihadist Mehdi Nemmouche, suspected of shooting dead four people in attack on Brussels Jewish museum.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2019, 5:00 AM

Israel's Chief Rabbi thanks President Putin

In meeting with Chief Rabbi Lazar, Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef conveys to Russian President thanks for standing up for local Jewish community.Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2019, 7:44 PM

'Scottish Jews are alienated, vulnerable and may leave country'

Jewish community leader in Scotland warns that growing number of local Jews no longer feel secure. 'Many are considering emigrating.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2019, 1:42 PM

Following protests, London mosque cancels Holocaust exhibition

London mosque nixes exhibition on Muslims who saved Jews during Holocaust, after Muslim group links it to 'Israeli oppressors'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/6/2019, 3:08 PM

Record number of people visit Auschwitz

2.15 million people visited Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in 2018, says Auschwitz museum.Elad Benari, 1/6/2019, 3:58 AM

Swastika painted on Irish synagogue

Unidentified individuals paint a swastika on the fence of Ireland’s oldest active synagogue.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/5/2019, 7:02 PM

German far-right offered free admission to Schindler's List

Cinema in western Germany causes uproar after offering free entry to showings of Schindler's List to far-right party.Ben Ariel, 1/4/2019, 5:06 AM

Notorious anti-Semite appointed Polish deputy minister

Polish government appoints former leader of anti-Semitic All-Polish Youth movement as Deputy Minister of Digital Affairs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2019, 8:52 PM

Manchester stabbing suspect assessed for mental health issues

Suspect in stabbing of three people at Manchester Victoria train station assessed for mental health issues but police not ruling out terror.Elad Benari, 1/2/2019, 1:12 AM

4 hurt in New Years ramming incident in Germany

One in custody after car strikes crowd of migrants shortly after midnight in possible New Year's attack in Germany.Gary Willig, 1/1/2019, 3:53 PM

Watch: Bridge collapses during Moscow New Year celebrations

13 injured in collapse of bridge in Moscow's Gorky Park during celebrations for the new year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2019, 12:36 PM