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Jewish Groups Blast Iceland's Capital for Boycott

Simon Wiesenthal Center and World Jewish Congress denounce Reykjavik's vote to boycott Israeli products.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/19/2015, 1:00 AM

Air France Puts Israel Back on its Map

Protest causes Air France to put back Israel into its in-flight map - while keeping 'West Bank' and 'Gaza Strip.'Ari Yashar, 8/12/2015, 2:11 PM

Air France Under Fire for Omitting Israel

Air France apologizes for failing to include Israel on its in-flight map, but Simon Wiesenthal Center rejects the apology.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2015, 4:15 AM

Nazi's Conviction Must 'Pave the Way' for More

Jewish groups praise Oskar Groening's conviction, but call on European authorities 'not to relent' in bringing all living Nazis to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2015, 4:37 PM

Second Most Wanted Nazi Dies at 93

Suspect Nazi war criminal from Ukraine dies of disease in Canada, mere hours after call to bring him to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2015, 9:59 AM

Germany Praised for Efforts to Charge Former Nazis

The Simon Wiesenthal Center touts Germany for most positive results in indicting Nazi war criminals from April 2014- May 2015.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 7:42 PM

'Condemnation is Insufficient' for Attacks

Simon Wiesenthal Center writes to European Council that Paris and Copenhagen terror attacks could be the start of 'pan-European epidemic.'Cynthia Blank, 2/16/2015, 9:41 PM

Jewish Group Calls Exhibit a 'Sickening Mockery'

The Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns a modern art exhibition in Estonia for its controversial depictions of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2015, 1:15 AM

Top Nazi Hunter: Eastern Europe Rewrote 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

Nazi-Hunters Condemn Mass for WWII Croatia Leader

The Simon Wiesenthal Center slammed a Mass held for Croation leader Ante Pavelic, whose regime killed hundreds of thousands during WWII.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2014, 9:03 PM

SWC Urges Germany to Prosecute Nazi 'Death Squads'

List of 80 suspects - participants in Nazi 'mobile killing sqauds' - handed to German authorities for prosecution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2014, 9:04 PM

Wiesenthal Founder Says UNESCO Exhibit is Historic

Rabbi Marvin Hier speaks at the opening of a groundbreaking UNESCO exhibit on Jewish ties to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2014, 4:44 AM

US, Germany Receive Top Marks for 'Nazi Hunting'

Simon Wiesental Centre reveals the best - and worst - countries at tracking down and bringing to justice Nazi war criminals.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 4/27/2014, 3:30 PM

Latvians Who Fought with Nazis Hold Annual March

Latvians who fought on the Nazi side against the Soviets stage a march in Riga. Simon Wiesenthal Center director condemns the parade.Elad Benari and AFP, 3/17/2014, 5:13 AM

Netanyahu on Arms Ship: We'll See Who's Lying

Prime Minister responds to Iran's denials: ''That ship will get to Eilat in a few days, and we shall expose what Iran is really doing.'Gil Ronen, 3/6/2014, 10:08 PM

Anti-Semitism in Holland 'Going Unchallenged'

The Simon Wiesenthal Center writes to Deputy Dutch Prime Minister over neglect to solve rampant anti-Semitism in the Netherlands.Tova Dvorin, 2/11/2014, 3:24 PM

U.S. Criticizes UNESCO for Postponing Exhibition

"UNESCO's decision is wrong," says Ambassador Power after UN body cancels Jewish exhibition because of Arab pressure.Elad Benari, 1/19/2014, 6:13 AM

UNESCO Cancels Jewish Exhibit Following Pressure

The United Nations’ cultural body cancels Jewish exhibit, citing "concerns for Israel-PA peace talks."Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2014, 10:29 PM

Anti-Semitic Organization Loses Canadian Funding

Canadian Arab Federation's appeal to regain government funding fails, after evidence mounts of intense anti-Semitism.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 1/8/2014, 8:48 PM

Khamenei Tops SWC List of 2013 Anti-Semites

Iran's Supreme Leader, Turkish PM Erdogan and Roger Waters among those named in 2013 “Top Ten Anti-Semitic and Anti-Israel List”.Elad Benari, 12/31/2013, 5:45 AM

Nazi Not Tried After Determined 'Unfit for Trial'

Hans Lipschis, 93, released by German courts Friday after being diagnosed with early stages of dementia.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2013, 9:48 PM

Norway FM Assures Circumcision Ban Will Not Happen

FM Brende reassures Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is concerned over a proposed ban on ritual circumcision.Ari Yashar, 11/25/2013, 1:44 PM

SWC Condemns Toronto University Apartheid Week

In press release, Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns ongoing anti-Semitism at University of Toronto campuses.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 11/16/2013, 10:51 PM

Simon Weisenthal Center Exposes European Bigotry

Book by Manfred Gerstenfeld documents rampant European anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiments; Center shared with next Papal candidate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2013, 1:06 PM

Dutch PM: No Control Over Anti-Israel Report

Dutch PM Mark Rutte responds to a letter in which he was asked to disband a body that advised building ties with Hamas.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/1/2013, 10:07 PM

Death of Nazi War Criminal Sparks Burial Debate

The death in Rome of a Nazi war criminal has sparked a furor after the Vatican banned a church funeral and Argentina refused the body.Elad Benari, 10/15/2013, 4:12 AM

Gross-Rosen Survivors Sought for Testimony

Wiesenthal Center seeking survivors of a death march from Gross-Rosen concentration camp to help convict a female guard they have located.Adam Ross, 10/12/2013, 9:26 PM

Nazi Hunters Urge Dutch to Dissolve Gov't Body

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has written to the Dutch PM urging him to disband a gov't body advising building ties with Hamas, not Israel.Adam Ross, 10/4/2013, 1:37 PM

Wiesenthal Center Calls for Action over IOC Head

Simon Wiesenthal Center: the new head of the IOC should resign from his membership in an organization that calls for boycotts of Israel.Elad Benari, 9/13/2013, 5:45 AM

Anti-Semitic Paper Promises to 'Tone it Down'

A Finnish paper notorious for its anti-Semitic content has said it would tone down its editorial line after being criticized.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2013, 12:55 AM

Outrage: 'Dreamy-Eyed Terrorist' Magazine Cover

Wiesenthal Center expresses disgust at accused Boston Marathon bomber making the cover of this month’s Rolling Stone magazine.Rina Tzvi , 7/21/2013, 10:20 AM

Latvian WWII Memorial 'Disgusting Insult'

Simon Wiesenthal Centre condemns plans by Latvian nationalists to mark World War II event that led to the massacre of Jewish population.Rina Tzvi , 7/3/2013, 6:53 PM

Jewish Group Respond to 'Little Jewboy' Attack

Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns the attack on Jewish journalist, labeled “That little Jewboy from the Gestapo” by the Governor of Panama.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 1:31 PM

US Called on to Probe Suspected Nazi in Minnesota

Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on US to investigate Minnesota resident suspected of being Nazi SS commandant who concealed wartime record.Rina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 11:51 AM

Jewish Group Applauds Singer's Rebuttal of BDS

Simon Wiesenthal Center applauds decision of R&B singer to go ahead with Tel Aviv concert despite calls to boycott Jewish state.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/2/2013, 6:15 PM

Jewish Group Urges Norway to Rescind Shechita Ban

The Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on Norwegian government to go on record that 1929 law banning shechita be immediately rescinded.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 9:19 PM

Iranian Candidates Implicated in Murdering Jews

Jewish group outraged that among candidates to run in Iranian Presidential elections are two implicated in AMIA Jewish Center bombing.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/26/2013, 10:39 AM

'Electronic-Intifada' Under Fire For Boycott Calls

“Ideological forebearers of today's racists, in Nazi Germany had 'ethnically cleansed' sports, as blatantly demonstrated in 1936 Olympics.” Arutz Sheva staff, 5/22/2013, 11:17 AM

Book Fair Promotes Anti-Semitic Theories

Jewish group calles on organizers of the Buenos Aires Book Fair to publicly condemn promotion of anti-Semitic conspiracy theories. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2013, 10:47 AM

Rabbi Warns Dutch about Fatwa

Rabbi Abraham Cooper of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, visited the Netherlands to speak about internet hate and incitement to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2013, 4:12 AM

'Intellectual Exile' for Hateful Polish Historian?

Wiesenthal demands suspension of Polish historian who claimed "Jews themselves participated in murder of their own people." Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/9/2013, 1:06 PM

2012 Report on Anti-Semitism: Australia Gets 'F'

Simon Wiesenthal Center criticizes Australia, several other countries for failing to adequately bring perpetrators of Holocaust to justice.Arutz Sheva, 4/8/2013, 10:42 AM

Wiesenthal Center Protests Dutch Video

Wiesenthal Center writes letter to Dutch PM on shocking video in which Dutch teens say they regret that Hitler didn't finish job he began., 3/11/2013, 12:12 AM

Kerry Commended for Defending Jewish 'Bedrock'

Simon Wiesenthal Center commends Sec. of State Kerry for directly confronting Turkish PM Erdogan's slanderous accusation against Zionism.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/3/2013, 9:25 AM

Erdogan Walks 'Islamist Street' With Israel Hatred

"Erdogan has chosen to use the denigration of Israel to establish his credentials with the Islamist street,” said leading Jewish group. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/28/2013, 11:14 PM

Jewish Film Broadcast into Iran to Mark Holocaust

For first time ever, Simon Wiesenthal Center's Academy Award-winning Holocaust documentary has been broadcast to Iran with Farsi subtitles.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/27/2013, 11:37 AM

Islamist Attackers No Longer 'Lone Wolves'

Simon Wiesenthal Center raises alarms regarding threats made by Islamist terrorists that staged deadly hostage crisis at Algerian gas plant.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/24/2013, 7:09 PM

Canada Strips Nazi Criminal of Citizenship

An 88-year-old Ukrainian Canadian, has been stripped of his Canadian citizenship for the third time over suspected Nazi war crimes.Elad Benari, 12/31/2012, 5:16 AM

Finnish Official: Jews Control Money, Media in US

Finnish official asserts on state television that Jews hold vast control over wealth, media, thus impeding neutrality in US Mideast stance.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/2/2012, 10:11 AM

Synagogue Attack 'Reminiscent of Kristallnacht'

Jewish group denounces Venezuelan government for enabling the recent anti-Semitic attack that plagued country’s largest synagogue. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/25/2012, 1:19 PM

Argentinian 'Platform for Hate' Intolerable

Simon Wiesenthal Center denounced “the repeated use of Holocaust-language” on Argentinean magazine website.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/14/2012, 10:58 AM

Norway Lambasted for Substantiating Anti-Semitism

Jewish groups have harshly criticized Norway's King Harald V for his decision to award a royal service medal to notorious anti-Semite.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/14/2012, 7:50 AM

Nazi War Criminal Sues for 'Wrongful Imprisonment'

An alleged Nazi war criminal has sought to sue the Australian government for damages caused by wrongful imprisonment. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/29/2012, 6:49 PM

Morsi Chants 'Amen' to Destruction of Jews

Wiesenthal Center urges Obama to publicly condemn Egypt's President Morsi, after he chanted "Amen" to call for destruction of Jews.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/23/2012, 4:19 PM

Obama Urged to Break Ties with Muslim Brotherhood

Simon Wiesenthal Center urges Obama to cut off contacts with the Muslim Brotherhood after anti-Semitic call for Jihad against Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/14/2012, 1:54 PM

Jews Fear 'Blood Libel' Over Anti-Islam Film

Jewish groups are expressing fear of "another blood libel" against Jews stemming from anti-Islam film that allegedly sparked recent protestsRachel Hirshfeld , 9/16/2012, 11:40 AM

Estonia Editor Insists Sardonic Nazi Ad 'A Joke'

An Estonian magazine insisted Monday a mock ad it published was a joke, and the uproar it caused was an issue of “cultural differences.” Chana Ya'ar and AFP, 9/10/2012, 5:08 PM