2 violent anti-Semitic assaults under investigation in Berlin

Multiple anti-Semitic assaults committed in Berlin so far this week.Toby Axelrod/JTA, 1/8/2020, 6:49 PM

Berlin Christmas market given all-clear after bomb scare

Berlin police give the all-clear after evacuating Christmas market which was targeted by a terrorist three years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 3:03 AM

Berlin: Christmas market evacuated due to bomb scare

Police arrest two suspects but fail to locate suspicious object.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2019, 11:44 PM

News fromn Berlin, Europe's antisemitism capital

The city where Hitler reigned unopposed is reverting to type and doing what comes naturally.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 12/20/2019, 11:15 AM

Who opened the grave of Nazi Heydrich?

Final Solution architect's grave in Berlin cemetery opened; police try to determine who is actually responsible.Mordechai Sones, 12/16/2019, 6:42 PM

76-year-old man beaten in Berlin by teen in anti-Semitic attack

Elderly man attacked in broad daylight by 16-year-old boy in latest anti-Semitic incident in Berlin.Toby Axelrod/JTA, 11/20/2019, 6:21 PM

Pompeo visits Berlin synagogue desecrated during Kristallnacht

US Secretary of State: We must acknowledge painful histories so we can ensure that they never happen again.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/8/2019, 9:38 PM

Berlin: 70-year-old man beaten in anti-Semitic attack

Assailant hurls anti-Semitic abuse at elderly man before beating him in Berlin.Toby Axelrod/JTA, 10/30/2019, 3:15 AM

Thousands march in Berlin against anti-Semitism

Over 10,000 people march in Berlin against anti-Semitism and in show of support for the victims of shooting in Halle.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/15/2019, 10:21 PM

PA man who threw Jewish man's kippah in Berlin jailed

Man sentenced for assaulting Jewish professor in anti-Semitic attack.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/15/2019, 9:15 PM

Thousands march against anti-Semitism in Berlin

About 10,000 people protest against anti-Semitism in German capital, days after Halle synagogue attack.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/13/2019, 10:30 PM

Berlin: Man who entered synagogue with knife released

Police release Syrian man who broke into Berlin synagogue with knife and yelled 'Allahu Ahkbar!'Toby Axelrod/JTA, 10/7/2019, 10:48 PM

Germany: Armed Syrian enters synagogue, is arrested

Syrian yelling 'Allahu akhbar' arrested at entrance to Berlin synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2019, 9:50 PM

Israeli artists call to boycott Israel

Israeli artists from around world release open letter calling to boycott Berlin culturefest. Reason: Israeli Embassy sponsors festival.Mordechai Sones, 8/19/2019, 7:26 PM

Rabbi attacked in Berlin

Police investigating after two suspects attack man with Jewish appearance walking in Berlin, reportedly after insulting him in Arabic.Tal Polon, 8/15/2019, 2:55 PM

German President visits home of attacked rabbi

President Frank-Walter Steinmeier visits home of Rabbi Yehudah Teichtal who was attacked by anti-Semites in Berlin.Nitsan Keidar, 8/5/2019, 2:05 AM

'Anti-Semitism in Germany has developed a life of its own'

Jewish man targeted in anti-Semitic incident identified as Rabbi of Berlin's Jewish community, Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal.David Rosenberg, 7/31/2019, 5:39 PM

Pop star Pink defends her kids' behavior at Holocaust memorial

Jewish pop singer pushes back against criticism over her children's behavior at Berlin Holocaust memorial.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/17/2019, 7:18 AM

German Arab politician is main advocate for Jewish center

Raed Saleh, the leader of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) in Berlin, is helping to advance a Jewish community center in the city.Nitzan Keidar, 7/7/2019, 9:13 PM

Resignation of museum director 'huge blow to Berlin'

300 Jewish studies scholars sign letter supporting embattled former Berlin Jewish Museum director.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/21/2019, 7:49 AM

Jewish American tourist attacked in Berlin

23-year-old American hit in the face in Berlin after telling a group harassing him that he is Jewish.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2019, 3:43 AM

'Shocking' to hear museum director accused of anti-Semitism

45 Jewish scholars sign unprecedented letter supporting Berlin Jewish Museum director who resigned under pressure.Ben Sales, JTA, 6/19/2019, 7:52 AM

Merkel seen shaking during event in Berlin

German Chancellor seen visibly shaking during event with new Ukrainian President, blames dehydration.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2019, 3:29 AM

Germany: 2 Jews with kippahs targeted in separate cities

Rabbi in Dusseldorf insulted with anti-Semitic slurs and followed. Young man in Berlin says perpetrators also tried to spit on him.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/18/2019, 8:15 PM

Advocating for Jewish rights

The WJC Jewish Diplomatic Corps is a worldwide network of 300 Jewish professionals from 50 countries acting in the fields of diplomacy and public policy on behalf of world Jewry. Marc Levy, 5/15/2019, 9:19 PM

Berlin: Israeli clarinet player beaten at anti-Israel event

Watch: Participants at pro-BDS event in Germany assault Israeli manArutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2019, 1:03 PM

Germany: Anti-Semitic tweet against Israeli footballer

German police open investigation after soccer fan tweets Holocaust-related anti-Semitic insult against Israeli player on opposing team.AFP, 3/10/2019, 1:57 PM

For this Berlin restaurateur, anti-Semitic attacks are routine

Jewish restaurant owner says he feels 'let down' by authorities after attackers - mostly Muslim - continue to harass and threaten him.AFP, 3/1/2019, 9:35 AM

Achievement for Israeli cinema

"Synonyms" by Israeli director Nadav Lapid wins Golden Bear award for best film at the Berlin film festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2019, 2:05 AM

The Berlin nurse saw it all

The fancy language of boycotting Israel because of this, and because of that, does not fool people, like me, who’ve been around the block a few times. Jack Engelhard, 1/29/2019, 6:00 PM

Holocaust survivors mark Hanukkah at events around the world

Claims Conference hosts gathering in Berlin, along with events in Jerusalem, Moscow and NY. 'We mustn’t forget to tell about what happened.'JTA, 12/5/2018, 5:00 PM

Firecracker thrown at Israeli journalist in Berlin

'You can't report in Hebrew in Europe without being interrupted and having firecrackers thrown at you,' says Israeli journalist in Berlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2018, 7:29 PM

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

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

White powder, threatening letters sent to Israeli, US embassies

Police in Berlin say second wave of threatening messages containing white powder sent to Israeli, US embassies.David Rosenberg, 9/4/2018, 2:55 PM

White powder sent to US, Israeli embassies in Berlin

Threats made against Israel and US embassies in Germany as anti-Semitic incidents increase.JTA, 8/14/2018, 6:38 PM

US Jews lead kippah solidarity walk in heart of Berlin

US Jews, German Jews, and German Muslims go on 'kippah walk' through Berlin against backdrop of high-profile anti-Semitic attacks.JTA, 7/18/2018, 11:00 PM

Ex-Neturei Karta rabbi's daughter gets top honors at university

Daughter of former Neturei Karta rabbi who took part in Iranian Holocaust denial conference honored at Belgian college.JTA, 7/12/2018, 4:45 PM

10 arrested in anti-Semitic assault in Berlin park

Victim wearing Star of David assaulted by group of Syrian migrants, German news outlet claims. Targets of assault may also have been Syrian.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2018, 3:12 PM

Return of Nazi-looted art 'rights an injustice'

Berlin museum returns Nazi-looted sculpture to heirs of Jewish owners.JTA, 6/30/2018, 9:31 PM

Berlin school takes steps to prevent anti-Semitic incidents

Berlin international school acknowledges it underestimated bullying of Jewish student, meets with parents of bullies.JTA, 6/28/2018, 8:59 AM

Syrian convicted of Berlin assault on Israeli wearing kippah

Arab who assaulted man wearing a kippah in Berlin convicted but allowed to go free for time already served.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2018, 7:28 PM

Rabbis, imams hold joint bike ride to combat anti-Semitism

Interfaith tandem bicycle ride held in Berlin in show of mutual respect and opposition to anti-Semitism.AFP, 6/24/2018, 9:29 PM

'I was high': Arab assailant admits to attacking men with kippas

Syrian migrant living in Germany blames marijuana for his attack on men wearing kippas, apologizes for assault.David Rosenberg, 6/19/2018, 2:31 PM

Israeli who was attacked in Berlin: Nobody offered help

Israeli who was attacked in Berlin while listening to Israeli music says people stood by without offering him any assistance.Ben Ariel, 6/5/2018, 5:37 AM

Attacked in Berlin for listening to Israeli music

Jewish man and friends listening to Israeli song attacked at Berlin train station. 'Berlin is our city.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2018, 9:05 PM

Berlin allows tefillin into prisons

Jewish prisoners in Berlin now have permanent access to a pair of tefillin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2018, 2:16 PM

Syrian man charged in Berlin assault on kippah-wearing man

Attacker who beat Arab-Israeli man wearing a kippah charged with 'causing bodily harm and slander' for anti-Semitic assault.JTA, 5/21/2018, 5:16 PM

Volunteers hand out 6,000 white kippahs in Berlin parks

Thousands don Jewish head-coverings across Berlin over the weekend, following anti-Semitic attack on Israeli man wearing kippah.Toby Axelrod, 4/30/2018, 2:49 PM

Bin Laden's bodyguard walks freely in Berlin, but Jews don't

Sami A., Bin Laden's bodyguard, can walk, well paid and undisturbed, in the streets of Berlin. A Jew wearing a kippah on those streets is risking his life. Giulio Meotti, 4/26/2018, 8:26 PM

Lapid wears a kippah and demonstrates in Berlin

Yesh Atid Chairman joins Berlin 'kippah march' against anti-Semitism. 'I bought the biggest kippah I could find and went to demonstrate.'Yoni Kempinski, 4/25/2018, 9:56 PM

Berlin: Rally against anti-Semitism shouted down

Israeli flag snatched away from demonstrators as rally against anti-Semitism cancelled after just 15 minutes amid safety fears.AFP, 4/25/2018, 9:37 PM

'German Jews, don't wear kippahs'

Leader of German Jewish community warns constituents not to wear Jewish symbol amid spate of anti-Semitic attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2018, 3:51 PM

Berlin Jews set ‘wear a kippah’ demonstration

Berlin Jewish community to hold demonstration in response to anti-Semitic attack on kippah-wearing man in Berlin.JTA, 4/23/2018, 6:08 PM

Syrian man who attacked Israelis in Berlin surrenders himself

Man who attacked Israelis wearing kippahs on Berlin street turns himself into authorities after footage of attack goes viral.JTA, 4/22/2018, 3:12 PM

Watch: Arab assaulted for wearing kippah explains his motives

Arab youth assaulted in Berlin for wearing a kippah explains why he wore it, says bystanders' indifference was 'the worst.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2018, 10:03 PM

German police arrest suspect in anti-Semitic belt attack

Victim of anti-Semitic attack was Israeli Arab who wore a kippa to see if it was safe for Jews to do so on streets of Berlin.AFP, 4/19/2018, 6:11 PM