Museum commemorates 1,500 towns where Jews were saved from Nazis

Museum of Poles rescuing Jewish compatriots in village of Markowa opens memorial orchard for those who saved Jews in WWII.JTA and Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2018, 12:13 AM

Jewish lawyer sanctioned for defending Israel online

Jewish lawyer in Scotland sanctioned for online argument with pro-Arab university lecturer.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 10/22/2018, 7:37 PM

Mussolini’s granddaughter under fire for threatening tweet

Dictator's granddaughter tweets threat to sue anyone posting 'offensive pictures or phrases' regarding her grandfather.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 10/22/2018, 6:47 PM

Polish museum to host country's 'first kosher market in decades'

Companies to showcase kosher products at 'Kosher Expo Poland,' held at Jewish museum in Warsaw.JTA, 10/21/2018, 2:02 PM

Radical Islamist preacher released from British prison

Anjem Choudary, who was jailed for inviting support for ISIS, released after serving less than half of his sentence.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/19/2018, 11:54 PM

Family of Dutch diplomat punished for saving Jews gets apology

Dutch Foreign Ministry apologizes to family of Jan Zwartendijk, punished after saving thousands of Jews during the Holocaust.JTA, 10/19/2018, 11:46 AM

Activists call for 'Hitler balcony' in Vienna to be destroyed

Activists calling for balcony on the front of Vienna's town hall to be destroyed because it is where Adolf Hitler gave a speech in 1938.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2018, 4:31 AM

German far-right lawmaker pictured with Hitler wine

Alternative for Germany trying to expel regional lawmaker who posed in front of wine bottles featuring pictures of Nazi leader.Elad Benari, 10/18/2018, 4:35 AM

Anti-Israel groups protest at Berlin demonstration

Anti-Semitic protesters sidelined at Berlin demonstration against rise of far-right.JTA, 10/17/2018, 8:53 PM

13 dead in Crimea college bombing

Explosion in Crimean college kills at least 13, with reports of shooting on campus.David Rosenberg, 10/17/2018, 2:54 PM

In Denmark, the world's only happy Holocaust commemoration event

In Denmark, Holocaust commemorations are joyful, celebrating the successful rescue of most of the country's Jews. But Danes are changing.JTA, 10/17/2018, 10:19 AM

Sharp rise in UK hate crimes targeting religious minorities

Number of hate crimes based on religion jumps 40% in England and Wales.JTA, 10/17/2018, 7:38 AM

Jewish woman assaulted while protesting Labour anti-Semitism

Anti-Israel Labour backers assault Jewish woman, steal her phone during London event.JTA, 10/17/2018, 7:22 AM

European Israel Press Association briefs journalists

Conferences in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen organized by EIPA, operating since 2012 among journalists, opinion-makers, and politicians.Mordechai Sones, 10/16/2018, 6:28 PM

Israeli teen fined for urinating on Auschwitz memorial

19-year-old Israeli man who admitted to urinating on memorial at Nazi death camp fined $1,350 by Polish court.AFP, 10/16/2018, 2:28 PM

Jewish woman threatened by gunman outside her home in Belgium

Man who harassed Jewish woman in Belgium threatened her with firearm outside of her home.JTA, 10/16/2018, 2:09 PM

Terror motive not ruled out in Cologne hostage taking

German police say man who hurled a firebomb and then took a woman hostage in Cologne may have had a "terrorist" motive.Elad Benari, 10/16/2018, 5:45 AM

Hostage situation following shooting in German train station

One person taken hostage after reports of shots being fired at central train station in Cologne.David Rosenberg, 10/15/2018, 2:48 PM

It's official: Prince Harry, Meghan Markle expecting first child

Five months after their wedding at Windsor castle, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say they're expecting first child in spring of 2019.David Rosenberg, 10/15/2018, 11:43 AM

Jewish teens assaulted, robbed in anti-Semitic attack in France

French police arrest 4 men suspected of assault of 4 Jewish youths in Nice, triggered by 1 of the victims wearing a Star of David pendant.JTA, 10/14/2018, 12:07 PM

Mechanic accidentally shoots and destroys F-16

Belgium Air Force mechanic mistakenly shoots F-16 cannon, destroying another plane nearby. Two technicians lightly injured.Mordechai Sones, 10/14/2018, 10:38 AM

Jews’ headstones smashed in Greek city

Tombstones smashed in Trikala, where only 10 Jews survived the Holocaust, some of those rescued by Prince William's great-grandmother.JTA, 10/14/2018, 7:50 AM

Austrian Chancellor: Israel's security is our interest

Sebastian Kurz stresses his country's commitment to Israel's security, explains why embassy relocation is not on the agenda at the moment.Elad Benari, 10/14/2018, 5:26 AM

Will an Orthodox woman win a seat on Antwerp's city council?

This haredi rabbi's daughter wants to make political history in Belgium.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2018, 10:20 PM

Dutch art museums holding 170 works possibly stolen from Jews

42 museums in the Netherlands in possession of 170 pieces of art likely stolen from Jews during the Holocaust.JTA, 10/12/2018, 2:31 PM

Jewish journalists barred from Labour event in London

Jewish activists and journalists barred from Labour UK event in London.JTA, 10/12/2018, 12:57 PM

Pro-Israel Swedish flotilla arrives in Herzliya

Swedish pro-Israel flotilla docks in Herzliya Marina, kicks off 11-day visit to improve Sweden's image in Israel.David Rosenberg, 10/12/2018, 8:51 AM

German President apologizes for the Holocaust

Frank-Walter Steinmeier apologizes for the Nazis' crimes during a visit to a concentration camp in Greece.Nissan Tzur, 10/12/2018, 4:07 AM

'An attack on Jews is an attack on all of Denmark'

President Rivlin participates in ceremony marking 75th anniversary of the rescue of Danish Jews at the Great Synagogue in Copenhagen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018, 3:34 AM

Russia to expel Israeli-born rabbi accused of espionage

Chabad emissary who has served as Siberia's chief rabbi to be deported from Russia after being accused of espionage.David Rosenberg, 10/11/2018, 6:36 PM

'UK soldier discharged to make Muslim community happy'

Former British Paratrooper: 'Tommy Robinson has more support in British army than Theresa May.'Mordechai Sones, 10/11/2018, 2:50 PM

3 Polish teens make Nazi salute at Auschwitz, post photo

Polish teens to be investigated after they make Nazi salute at entrance to Auschwitz-Birkenau, post photo on Instagram.JTA, 10/10/2018, 5:24 PM

European Rabbis embrace internet as force for good

Event brings ambitious entrepreneurs together with Europe’s most senior Rabbis to encourage using the internet for social good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 5:00 PM

Swedish Jewish politician’s house burnt in suspected hate crime

Extensive damage to home of Jewish politician, who prevented blaze from spreading to other homes during anti-Semitic attack.JTA, 10/10/2018, 4:11 PM

Dutch diplomat punished for saving Jews, new book reveals

Book says Dutch Foreign Ministry reprimanded diplomat Jan Zwartendijk for working to save thousands of Jews during the Holocaust.JTA, 10/9/2018, 7:01 PM

Malmö Jews, city officials work to resume kosher meat sales

Community spokesman: 'There was never a food hygiene concern; this is a bureaucratic issue that will soon be resolved.'JTA - Mordechai Sones, 10/8/2018, 6:35 PM

Swedish prosecutors: No reason not to deport terrorist

Swedish prosecutors appeal decision not to deport Gazan who firebombed synagogue.JTA, 10/8/2018, 12:23 PM

Poland: Exhibit showcases a third of destroyed Jewish cemeteries

Non-Jewish activists show Jewish cemeteries’ destruction in Polish parliament exhibit.JTA, 10/8/2018, 10:19 AM

German far-right launches 'Jewish group'

Germany's Jewish community blasts Alternative for Germany party after it launches a "Jewish" group within its ranks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2018, 4:06 AM

Putin: Poisoned Russian double agent 'a scumbag'

Russian President Vladimir Putin lashes out at former Russia double agent that was poisoned in England earlier this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2018, 6:05 PM

Sweden to enact circumcision ban?

Swedish party submits motion calling for circumcision ban, calling circumcision 'an infringement of the child’s integrity.'JTA, 10/4/2018, 1:29 PM

May blasts Corbyn over anti-Semitism

British Prime Minister accuses Labour leader of making British Jews feel unsafe in their own country.Elad Benari, 10/4/2018, 4:13 AM

Nazi-looted painting ordered returned to heirs of Jewish owner

French court orders 1887 Pissarro returned to heirs of Jewish owner after rejecting appeal by American couple who sued to retain ownership.JTA, 10/3/2018, 8:02 PM

France suspends demand for 'settlement' product labeling

France reportedly suspends insistence on special labeling for Judea and Samaria products after lawsuit calling the practice discriminatory.JTA, 10/3/2018, 7:17 PM

Minister on Merkel: 'Blatant, serious, dangerous intervention'

Economy Minister responds strongly to German Chancellor cancellation threats: 'We've long ceased being tool to salve European conscience.'Ido Ben Porat, 10/3/2018, 2:26 PM

Merkel threatens over illegal Bedouin outpost

German Chancellor announces if illegal Khan el Ahmar outpost evacuated before her arrival in Israel, she will cancel visit.Mordechai Sones, 10/3/2018, 10:30 AM

Polish PM slammed ‘greedy’ Jewish, American hedge fund owners

Recordings of Morawiecki complaining about 'greedy' and rich 'Americans, Jews, Germans, Englishmen, and Swiss' running hedge funds.JTA, 10/2/2018, 8:54 PM

France freezes Iranian intelligence assets

France instructs assets of Iranian intel operating in France be seized, in response to foiled terror attack in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2018, 12:47 PM

German court approves Iranian diplomat extradition

Diplomatic immunity did not apply in case because diplomat was on holiday in Germany at time of arrest.Mordechai Sones, 10/1/2018, 7:45 PM

Foreigner assaulted in Berlin after being asked if he's Jewish

Two men in Berlin hit Dutch national and kick him after asking him if he is Jewish.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/30/2018, 10:29 PM

Real Madrid's guest of honor is teen terrorist

Soccer club hosts teen terrorist Ahed Tamimi, gifts her personalized soccer shirt in public ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2018, 9:30 PM

Plum-size etrog marks first for Holland

Holland sees first naturally grown etrog fruit in decades following scorching summer.JTA, 9/29/2018, 9:07 PM

In first, Bank of England erects sukkah for Jewish workers

Bank of England inaugurates first sukkah since its founding 324 years ago.JTA, 9/29/2018, 8:03 PM

Swedish far-right submits motion to recognize Jerusalem

Sweden Democrats submits motion urging government to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and recognize the city as Israel’s capital.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/29/2018, 12:38 AM

Danish committee OKs draft call to ban circumcision

Path is now clear for nonbinding vote on a petition that calls for banning nonmedical circumcision of boys for humanitarian reasons.JTA, 9/28/2018, 5:28 PM

"Major police operation" seals off Copenhagen area

Major bridges and ferry services from Denmark to Sweden and Germany have been blocked, Danish police said Friday.Arutz Sheva, 9/28/2018, 4:16 PM

Polish synagogue’s alleged attacker under psychiatric evaluation

The man was arrested for allegedly hurling a rock into a Polish synagogue on Yom Kippur in Gdansk.JTA, 9/28/2018, 3:09 PM