Decrease in asylum-seekers to Israel from Eastern Europe

Significant drop in number of asylum seekers arriving as tourists from Ukraine and Georgia in first half of 2018, says Population Authority.Mordechai Sones, 7/22/2018, 2:26 PM

Remembering the lost Jewish communities of Eastern Europe

Lithuania unveils the Lost Shtetl Museum, dedicated to the small Jewish communities wiped out during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 8:15 AM

Two Europes clash over Islam and Christianity

There is a new iron curtain, but it is not made of barbed wire and it may just save us all. Giulio Meotti, 10/16/2017, 12:04 PM

'They're turning a blind eye to anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe'

Nazi-hunter Efraim Zuroff says focus on white supremacists in West leading many to turn blind eye to more serious anti-Semitism in the east.Benny Toker, 8/21/2017, 2:50 PM

Study: Over 10% of Eastern Europeans don’t want Jews as citizens

New study finds that 80 percent of respondents would accept Jews as fellow citizens. The remainder was not sure or declined to answer.JTA, 5/11/2017, 11:17 AM

US: East European nations must return stolen Jewish property

US Holocaust issues envoy says Easter European nations must start fulfilling obligations to Jewish property owners and their families.JTA, 4/27/2017, 4:04 PM

Cemeteries program has preserved 70 European Jewish graveyards

German-funded pilot program has restored cemeteries in Ukraine, Poland, the Czech Republic, Belarus, Serbia and Moldova.JTA, 6/9/2016, 12:51 PM

US to Put Heavy Weaponry in Eastern Europe in 'Policy Shift'

As Putin pounces on Obama's limp foreign policy, US ups the ante with proposal for massive deployment in former Soviet-dependent states.Ari Yashar, 6/15/2015, 11:57 AM

Top Nazi Hunter: Eastern Europe Rewrote the Holocaust

Eastern Europe minimizes Holocaust and equates it with Communist 'genocide,' says Dr. Zuroff - and Israel must act.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 1/27/2015, 8:13 PM

Ukraine Unveils $60 Million Jewish Center, Holocaust Memorial

Some 300 guests and dignitaries marked the grand opening of Jewish Community Center and Holocaust Museum in the Ukraine.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/17/2012, 3:34 PM

Details Emerge on Over 1,100 Jewish Ghettos Previously Unknown

After decades of in-depth Holocaust research, new details are only now emerging on more than 1,100 Jewish ghettos in Eastern Europe.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/10/2012, 6:06 PM

Hungary, Romania Head Toward 'E. Europe Winter'

Could last year's Arab Spring have led to an Eastern European Winter? The warning signs may be there, the EU and the US fear.Chana Ya'ar, 1/22/2012, 1:07 PM