'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

Mass evacuation expected in Berlin due to old bomb

Central railway station, government offices and hospital to be evacuated on Friday, in order to neutralize huge explosive from World War II.Nissan Tzur, 4/18/2018, 3:58 PM

'We were wearing kippas, they just started cursing us'

Israeli man recalls physical assault by Muslim gang on streets of Berlin.David Rosenberg, 4/18/2018, 11:29 AM

Watch: Israeli assaulted by Muslim in Berlin

Israeliman wearing a kippah in Berlin attacked by Muslim. Victim hospitalized following attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 8:41 AM

Germany detains suspects who planned attack in Berlin

Six people detained in connection with plot to carry out an attack on Berlin's half-marathon.Ben Ariel, 4/9/2018, 6:37 AM

Arab security guards attack Israeli booth in Berlin

Arab security guards verbally attack Israelis running a booth at the Berlin International Tourism Fair.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2018, 9:32 PM

Documentary about Kurt Waldheim’s Nazi past wins big in Berlin

'The Waldheim Waltz,' a film about efforts to uncover truth about former UN Secretary General's past wins top prize at Berlin film festival.JTA, 2/26/2018, 7:14 PM

Berlin returns 11 artworks to owners

Berlin Museums Authority returns 11 pieces from Oppenheim family collection sold under Nazi rule on eve of Holocaust outbreak.Mordechai Sones, 1/24/2018, 12:27 PM

Islamist background not ruled out for Berlin knife attack

Berlin police unable to rule out Islamist background in a New Year’s Eve knife attack in underground station.Ben Ariel, 1/3/2018, 4:46 AM

Video of anti-Semitic rant in Berlin goes viral

Anti-Semite cannot contain hate upon seeing menorah in window of Israeli restaurant in Berlin.JTA, 12/21/2017, 9:43 PM

'Anti-Semitism is an attack on everyone'

German Justice Minister says there's no place for anti-Semitism after demonstrators burn Israeli flags in Berlin.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2017, 5:12 AM

Torah academy arrives from United States to Germany

79 years after Kristallnacht - Kollel students from Lakewood come to strengthen Berlin's Jewish community.Mordechai Sones, 11/13/2017, 4:27 PM

Holocaust memorial stones stolen from Berlin neighborhood

Over a dozen stones embedded in Berlin sidewalks in memory of Holocaust victims stolen ahead of Kristallnacht anniversary.JTA, 11/8/2017, 9:20 PM

'Nazi Grandma' convicted in Berlin of Holocaust denial

Ursula Haverbeck, 88, sentenced to 6 months after a string of Holocaust denial convictions for which she has served no jail time.JTA, 10/17/2017, 2:36 PM

Sukkah at Brandenburg Gate makes history

Chabad rabbi sets up public sukkah opposite symbol of Nazi power.Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2017, 12:06 PM

Berlin mayor pledges crackdown on BDS

Berlin’s mayor to block the use of city venues and funds by groups that support the boycott movement against Israel.JTA, 9/7/2017, 7:40 AM

Arab artists boycott Berlin music festival over Israeli funding

Artists from Syria, Egypt, Tunisia, and Britain pull out of festival because Israel embassy donated to event.JTA, 8/24/2017, 10:30 PM