European nightmare manifest in America

Chair of European Jewish Association: We tend to envy relative peace in US communities. Now we extend sympathy following murderous attack.Yoni Kempinski, 10/28/2018, 9:57 AM

Denmark won't ban circumcision

Danish Health Minister Norby says government will have no hand in banning circumcision, emphasizes close contact with Jewish community.Haim Lev, 8/13/2018, 11:19 AM

'Police officer told me to take off my kippah'

European Jewish leader Rabbi Menachem Margolin says Brussels police told him to remove his kippah at his own event.Yoni Kempinski, 6/7/2018, 10:51 PM

Pro-BDS conference held at European Parliament

BDS Founder Omar Barghouti honored at EU event hosted by MEP Ana Gomes, calling Israel an 'apartheid' state and justifying his actions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2018, 1:22 PM

'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

European Jewish Association lead rabbi slams European Parliament for keeping silent in the face of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2017, 8:04 AM

'No circumcision ban on my watch'

Leader of Norwegian Progress party informs Jewish leaders that ban on male circumcision is no longer on party's agenda.Gary Willig, 6/26/2017, 4:12 PM

Norway to ban circumcision?

'This is an anti-Jewish decision.' Norwegian Progressive Party introduces bill to ban circumcision for all males under 16.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 4:18 PM

'European rabbis have to spend their time on security'

Head of Rabbinical Centre of Europe says anti-Semitism in Europe forces rabbis to spend time on protecting schools instead of spirituality.Yoni Kempinski, 3/22/2017, 7:03 PM

Romanian Jews now allowed to miss exams for Shabbat, holidays

EJA campaign to extend full religious freedom to Orthodox Jewish college students succeeds in Romania.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/1/2016, 11:16 AM

Top Belgian rabbi: You can't run from terror

RCE head Rabbi Menachem Margolin tells Arutz Sheva about the impact of the lethal Brussels assault on the local Jewish community.Benny Tocker, 3/22/2016, 4:47 PM

Netanyahu orders to tighten security at Jewish institutions

PM: security services to strengthen security at Israeli, Jewish sites worldwide after Paris attack; 5,000 in Tel Aviv solidarity rally.Ari Yashar, 11/14/2015, 7:54 PM

European Jews Afraid to Reveal Jewishness

Over 85% of European Jewry won't attend Rosh Hashana services for fear of anti-Semitism.Haim Lev, 9/8/2015, 8:08 PM

German Double Standard: Naval Blockade OK for Us, Not Israel

Poll of Germans finds that while 52% would support German naval blockade against hostile terror org, only 30% back Israel's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2015, 1:21 PM

Jewish Kindergarten's Insurance Canceled Due to its 'High Risk'

Insurance company refuses to continue policy of European Jewish Kindergarten in Brussels, because of sweeping anti-Semitic attacks.Cynthia Blank, 4/2/2015, 7:48 AM

Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat on Facebook

Head of the European Jewish Association, Rabbi Menachem Margolin receives death threat from anti-Semitic poster on Facebook.Cynthia Blank, 2/16/2015, 11:01 PM

European Jewish Leaders to EU: Protect Jews

WJC, EJA leaders call on Denmark to increase security to Jewish institutions after attacks, urge EU to take 'critical' action.Tova Dvorin, 2/15/2015, 11:23 AM

Jewish Leaders Plead: Ignore 'Dangerous' EJA Demand to Arm Jews

A joint statement by leaders of 11 communities says EJA Head Rabbi Margolin 'does not speak for Europe's Jews.'Gil Ronen, 1/22/2015, 5:39 PM

'EU Only Wakes Up When Non-Jews are Killed'

European Jewish Association hosts memorial ceremony for Paris victims attended by several European Commission members.Orly Harari, Cynthia Blank, 1/22/2015, 10:34 AM

Prominent Rabbi Calls on Europe to Allow Jews to Carry Guns

Following last week's deadly attacks in Paris, Rabbi Menachem Margolin urges EU gov'ts to allow special gun permits for Jews.Ari Soffer, 1/14/2015, 12:46 PM