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WJC lauds Obama, Netanyahu over two states

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder praises Obama and Netanyahu after face-to-face meeting at the White House.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2015, 5:13 AM

Druze delegation tours US to promote Israel

Delegation speaks at schools, organizations, media to emphasize tolerance in Israeli society.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2015, 9:51 AM

WJC urges Israel, PA to restart peace talks

Despite Palestinian incitement, violence, World Jewish Congress still believes in two-state solution; calls on Arab world to intervene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2015, 9:34 AM

Jewish Leaders Send Condolences to Saudi King

WJC heads representing over 100 Jewish communities tell King Salman: 'may we worship our common God with love and in peace.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2015, 10:42 PM

Indonesia Grants Israeli Badminton Player Visa

World Jewish Congress welcomes news that Misha Zilberman, who represented Israel in the 2012 Olympics, will be allowed to play.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2015, 8:59 PM

'Good Triumphs Evil' at Nazi Olympic Park

Jewish European Maccabi Games begin at Nazi park in Berlin that was the site of the 1936 Olympic Games.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2015, 8:50 PM

WJC Head Lauds Cameron for Fighting Anti-Semitism

Ronald S. Lauder hails British PM for his plan to take steps to counter anti-Semitic conspiracy theories.Ben Ariel, 7/21/2015, 5:45 AM

WJC Leader: 'No Reason' to Trust Iran

WJC President Ronald S. Lauder expresses skepticism over the Iran deal, noting 'Tehran has a long history of misleading the world.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2015, 12:48 PM

Outrage: Polish Nude Tag in Gas Chamber Reinstated

World Jewish Congress President condemns Krakow museum for returning offensive exhibit, after protest had previously closed it.Ari Yashar, 7/7/2015, 5:42 PM

'Protesting Near the UN is Not a Lost Cause'

NGOs have to present reality as its, says organizer of protest outside the UN's Human Rights Council.Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2015, 5:44 AM

WJC Prez: Jews and Christians Must Act in Unison

Lauder says Jews have a responsibility to help embattled Christians in Middle East, as Christians must help fight anti-Semitism.Gedalyah Reback, 3/25/2015, 10:49 PM

WJC Head: Anti-Semitism in Europe Akin to 1930s

Ronald Lauder warns that seven decades after World War II, Jews in Europe are having to look over their shoulders once more.Ben Ariel, 3/25/2015, 5:13 AM

'Despite Our Differences, We All Stand Together'

WJC leader Ronald S. Lauder speaks to Arutz Sheva about global Jewry - and why working with governments fends off anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 10/19/2014, 1:43 PM

'Millions Worldwide Love Zion'

MPs from across the globe speak to Arutz Sheva on Israel and solidarity, in honor of ICEJ-WJC joint conference.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 10/14/2014, 10:22 AM

'Christian Support Important for a Better World'

President Reuven Rivlin speaks at joint Jewish-Christian conference, stresses that interfaith cooperation 'more important than ever.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2014, 9:44 PM

Christian, Jewish Leaders: Save ME Christians

Religious leaders unite in call for international community to rally around the Middle East's Christians - before it's too late.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2014, 8:15 PM

WJC Reassures Israelis: 'You are not Alone'

World Jewish Congress leaders tour Negev, communities hit by Hamas in solidarity visit.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 7/18/2014, 1:43 PM

Jewish Leaders Call for Better Security in Europe

World Jewish Congress president calls for protection against Islamists 'taught to kill,' one week after Brussels shooting.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2014, 6:58 PM

Backlash Continues Against ASA Academic Boycott

Major Jewish groups strongly condemn the boycott against Israel by the American Studies Association, warn of possible precedent.Tova Dvorin , 12/17/2013, 1:45 AM

WJC: Germany Needs To Prevent Nazi Art Incidents

Ronald Lauder, head of the World Jewish Congress, makes public statement decrying German mishandling of the Nazi art looting case.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2013, 7:27 PM

Pope to 'Investigate' Polish Slaughter Ban

Pope Francis has ordered an investigation into a Polish ban on the ritual kosher slaughter of animals, says WJC head Ron Lauder.Elad Benari, 9/3/2013, 2:13 AM

Jews, Christians Celebrate Israel in Moscow

Jewish and Israeli delegations meets Knesset Christian Allies Caucus in Moscow in celebration of state of Israel. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/28/2013, 10:59 PM

Hungary: Anti-Semites Given Prison Sentences

Budapest court hands down prison sentences to three men who verbally abused visitors to the World Jewish Congress.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/11/2013, 1:50 AM

Minister Shalom: Add Hizbullah to EU Terror List

Water and Energy Minister Silvan Shalom speaks at WJC plenary, calls for tougher punishment for anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 5/6/2013, 4:43 AM

Hungarians Stage 'Anti-Zionist' Revenge Rally

Far-right Jobbik party called for an “anti-Zionist” demonstration to be held on eve of World Jewish Congress General Assembly.Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/11/2013, 8:29 PM

Jewish Groups Blast 'Pyrrhic' UN Resolution

The UN has handed the PA "a pyrrhic public relations victory," asserts ADL; NCYI. Agudah laud countries opposed, WJC notes Nov. 29 date.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/30/2012, 12:08 PM

70 Yrs. Ago: Telegram Alerts World of Holocaust

Seventy years ago the WJC representative in Geneva sent a telegram to US diplomats informing them of Hitler’s plans to annihilate the Jews.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/9/2012, 12:14 AM

'Canada Should Play Larger Role in Mideast'

The head of the World Jewish Congress, Ronald S. Lauder, said that Canada should play a larger role in Middle East negotiations.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/17/2012, 4:00 PM

Leader of WJC Dies at 59

Elan Steinberg, executive director of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) died of cancer, on Friday, at the age of 59. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/9/2012, 1:08 PM

WJC Delegates in Israel

The International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians visited the Knesset and Noam Schalit during their consultations.Chana Yaar, Gavriel Queenann & Hezki Baruch, 6/29/2011, 7:51 PM

Efrat Resident Is WJC Leader

Dan Diker, a resident of Efrat, has been voted WJC Secretary General Delegates dedicate Torah scroll to IDF at Western Wall.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 6/21/2011, 11:41 PM

WJC Awards 'Heroes of Haiti'

The World Jewish Congress awarded "Zaka" Heroes of Haiti” for their rescue efforts after a disastrous earthquake struck the country last January. IsraelNN Staff, 9/5/2010, 8:33 AM

WJC: New Mideast Course for US?

The World Jewish Congress added its voice to the growing chorus of concern about the apparent White House hostility towards Israel. McCain agrees.Hana Levi Julian, 4/15/2010, 12:17 PM