'Anti-Semitism is best fought with fear of future tragedy'

World Holocaust Forum founder Moshe Kantor: To avoid a future war, we have to have in mind one strong instrument: our fearAFP, 1/9/2020, 6:52 PM

President of EJC: There are places that are dangerous for Jews

At Yediot Aharonot conference, European Jewish Congress president says there are 'definitely' places in Europe which are dangerous for Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2020, 1:45 PM

'Anti-Zionism is almost always a mask of hatred for Jews'

EJC President praises French Parliament ruling equating anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism: 'Logical and important.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2019, 1:05 PM

EJC: Attack should send shock waves in Germany and beyond

European Jewish Congress condemns attack on Jewish worshipers in the eastern Germany city of Halle.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2019, 4:12 AM

13% increase in violent anti-Semitic attacks worldwide in 2018

In report, Dr. Moshe Kantor warns of an increasing sense of emergency among Jewish communities worldwide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2019, 11:25 AM

EJC welcomes life sentence to Brussels Jewish museum killer

European Jewish Congress welcomes life sentence handed down to Mehdi Nemmouche.Ben Ariel, 3/12/2019, 4:11 AM

1 in 3 EU Jews say they avoid Jewish sites out of security fears

One-third of European Jews considering emigrating, poll shows, as growing number say anti-Semitism making life difficult.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/10/2018, 2:57 PM

Netanyahu: Anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism are one and the same

Israeli premier praises Austrian chancellor for confronting anti-Semitism, as Austria hosts conference on anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2018, 2:42 PM

EJC: Fight anti-Semitism, don't honor Ken Loach

European Jewish Congress calls on Brussels university to revoke decision to honor Ken Loach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 4:21 PM

Report: Anti-Semitism mainstreamed and normalized

Pres. of the European Jewish Congress says anti-Semitism is no longer masked, has turned into the classic anti-Semitism of 100 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 12:10 PM

European Jewish leader offers prize for fighting extremism

Moshe Kantor announces 1 million Euro prize for efforts to 'combat isolationism and nationalism.'JTA, 3/6/2018, 5:31 PM

European Medal of Tolerance awarded to Monaco's Prince Albert II

2018 medal awards prince for 'exceptional personal leadership and inspiration to advance truth, tolerance and historical reconciliation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2018, 1:49 PM

Jewish leader calls for ambitious solutions to anti-Semitism

EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor opens five-day conference on anti-Semitism in Vienna, calls for practical solutions.Yoni Kempinski, Vienna, 2/19/2018, 3:35 AM

Jewish leader: Anti-Zionism is the worst form of anti-Semtism

European Jewish Congress President calls on OSCE members to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 1/29/2018, 12:36 PM

EJC President warns Europe as Holocaust memory fades

WATCH: European Jewish leader warns Europe's immunization to anti-Semitism is ending as Holocaust memory fades.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 2:25 PM

Far-right party places second in Austrian national elections

Jewish groups call on largest party after Austrian elections to form government without the second largest party, the extreme Freedom Party.JTA, 10/15/2017, 8:45 PM

European Jewish Congress decries PA acceptance into Interpol

'PA must cease incitement and support for terror before being allowed to join international police organization.'Gary Willig, 9/27/2017, 6:01 PM

European Jewish Congress: French government must take action

EJC calls on French authorities to take stronger measures against anti-Semitism, says words are important but not enough.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2017, 2:54 PM

European Jewish leader says rise in anti-Semitism 'worrying'

European Jewish Congress President, Dr. Moshe Kantor responds to CST report on UK anti-Semitic incidents in 2016.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 11:48 AM

EJC president: Europe must prove Jews have a future here

European Jewish Congress (EJC) President Dr. Moshe Kantor called on European leaders to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Hezki Baruch, Brussels, 1/25/2017, 3:52 PM

UK Counter Extremism Bill applauded by EJC head

EJC President Moshe Kantor lauds UK Government’s Counter-Extremism Bill at Policy Conference speaking alongside the British Home Secretary.Yoni Kempinski, 11/30/2016, 9:59 PM

EJC: France attack is an attack on all religions

Head of the European Jewish Congress condemns ISIS attack on a church in Normandy.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2016, 4:41 AM

Outrage after European parliamentarian compares Jews to 'rash'

EJC calls for retribution after convicted terrorist and British MEP Martina Anderson makes the comment in European Parliament.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/30/2016, 11:45 AM

Study reveals rise in 'institutional anti-Semitism' in Europe

2015 annual report on anti-Semitism reveals beefed security may have lowered assaults, but Labour party and others lead a new war on Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 11:51 AM

'Jews the victim of a new political correctness'

EJC President says anti-Semitism not treated as bigotry in Sweden, where 'Islamophobia' is considered a far more serious issue.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/3/2016, 10:09 PM

Jews fear as neo-Nazis gain support in Europe

Jewish leaders express deep concern about growing support for neo-Nazi parties in European parliaments.Shoshana Miskin, 3/7/2016, 1:53 PM

'Finally the UK is fighting BDS anti-Israel hate'

EJC welcomes upcoming announcement of bill to stop 'anti-Semitism' that seeks Israel's 'eradication.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 1:25 PM

'Words will not protect Jews on the streets of Europe'

EJC President Moshe Kantor urges EU to take 'stronger steps' to stop flood of attacks targeting 'Europe's most loyal minority.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2016, 4:39 PM

Putin offers European Jews refuge in Russia

Europe's beleaguered Jews 'should come to us,' Russian leader tells European Jewish Congress in the Kremlin.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2016, 2:23 PM

Jewish Congress urges Putin's cooperation against terror

Stressing the need for united effort, EJC President tells Russian leader that terror has spread from targeting Jews to 'us all.'Cynthia Blank, 1/19/2016, 10:52 PM

European Jewish Leader: Monaco's Holocaust Apology Not too Late

Prince Albert II marks 73 years since mass deporting of Jews to Nazi death camps in Monaco first; EJC pres.: 'no time limit to regret.'Ari Yashar, 8/28/2015, 8:01 AM

Can Anything be Done Against Anti-Semitism?

Despite possibility of 'new exodus' for European Jews, EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor has a vision to save the community.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 1/26/2015, 7:34 PM

EJC Chief: Parts of Europe Ripe for Islamic State Attack

President of the European Jewish Congress says that parts of Europe are already ripe for an attack by the Islamic State.Hillel Fendel, 8/25/2014, 6:15 PM

Neo-Nazi Win in Slovakia Alarms Jewish, Human Rights Groups

Victory of neo-Nazi Marian Kotleba as Slovakian regional governor concerns Jewish and Rights groups, say precedent might be set.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2013, 2:45 AM

EJC: Swedish Jewish Community 'Dying of 1,000 Cuts'

Sweden's Jewish community is in “grave danger” after a series of anti-Semitic attacks, warns the European Jewish Congress.Chana Ya'ar, 12/6/2012, 11:48 AM

Beware ‘Tsunami of Hate’ Says European Jewish Leader

The Middle East conflict has been imported into Europe and may cause a “tsunami of hate” against Jews, warns a European Jewish leader.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/18/2012, 12:14 PM

EJC President Receives Prestigious French Award

Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress (EJC), awarded the Chevalier Dans L’Ordre National de la Legion d’honneur.Elad Benari, 1/26/2012, 6:12 AM

Top Designer Convicted But Only Fined for Anti-Semitic Remarks

European Jewish Congress disappointed after John Galliano is only fined 6,000 euros for making anti-Semitic insults in Paris restaurant.Elad Benari, 9/9/2011, 5:13 AM

EJC Considers Lawsuit Against Dutch Slaughter Ban

The European Jewish Congress says it may bring suit to overturn the new law banning ritual slaughter in Holland. Jewish community fears future.Gabe Kahn., 6/29/2011, 6:09 PM

European Jews Fight for Israel

The European Jewish Congress pledges to use “any legal means” to assist Israel; begins campaign to get European support.Maayana Miskin, 4/23/2010, 11:01 AM