Exhibition upgrade at Berlin villa where Holocaust was planned

Building which hosted the 1942 Wannsee Conference, looks to increase awareness of how Holocaust was planned.AFP, Yesterday, 6:16 PM

Model says designer dropped her from show because she’s Israeli

Israeli fashion model loses place in fashion show after designer discovers she lives in Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Yesterday, 5:11 PM

PM call to Putin strengthens optimism on Naama Issachar release

Report comes amid conflicting reports regarding Moscow's intentions vis-à-vis Issachar: 'Conversation was warm, to the point.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 1:09 PM

Decrease in number of anti-Semitic incidents in Ukraine

Jewish organization in Ukraine says number of anti-Semitic incidents recorded in 2019 decreased by 27 percent over 2018.Elad Benari, Yesterday, 5:43 AM

Suspected bomb placed outside Amsterdam kosher eatery

Possible makeshift bomb left outside of kosher restaurant in Amsterdam.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Wednesday, 3:01 PM

Lithuania proposes controversial Holocaust law

Lithuanian lawmaker pushing controversial bill which would declare that the country had no responsibility for the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Wednesday, 7:24 AM

Germany: Terrorists planning attack on synagogue arrested

Muslim terrorists from Chechnya arrested in raids across Germany, following suspicions of terror plot.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 2:52 PM

Germany gives $4.4 million to Dutch Holocaust museum

German government pledges nearly $4.5 million to renovate Dutch national Holocaust museum.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Tuesday, 8:00 AM

Queen grants Harry and Meghan's wish for more independent life

Queen Elizabeth II agrees to allow Prince Harry and his wife Meghan to move part-time to Canada.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 3:07 AM

France: Muslim convicted of hate crime for assaulting Jew

Muslim man who assaulted Jewish optician in his shop in Toulon, France last October convicted of hate crime.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Monday, 2:54 PM

Soccer team partners with artist for Holocaust remembrance day

Chelsea Football Club partners with British Israeli street artist to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day 2020 at Stamford Bridge.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 7:46 PM

Report: About 30 Ukrainians rampage, beat Jews in Uman

Witnesses describe 'pogrom' as 30 men attack Jewish worshipers near grave of Rebbe Nachman.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 2:47 PM

Hungary backs Israel on ICC probe

Hungarian Foreign Minister tells Israeli counterpart that Hungary believes ICC does not have jurisdiction to investigate Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 3:04 AM

Spain appoints anti-Israel politician as deputy PM

Spanish politician who called Israel ‘illegal state’ named deputy prime minister.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Saturday, 8:55 PM

Ukraine: Israeli interference is 'counterproductive'

Ukraine tells Israel to stay out of debate about honoring Nazi collaborators.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Saturday, 8:43 PM

Britain: Labour candidate promises to end anti-Semitism

Keir Starmer, candidate for Labour party leader, says he supports 'chucking out' anti-Semitic party members.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 6:56 PM

France: We remain 'committed' to Iran nuclear deal

France says it remains "committed" to 2015 Iran nuclear deal despite Trump's call on Europeans to quit the deal.Elad Benari, Friday, 5:59 AM

In France, Zionist light dispels anti-Semitic darkness

At Paris solidarity rally, Betar member says: 'France is known as an anti-Semitic country, we can't rely on it to protect all its citizens.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 9:33 PM

UK parliament approves Brexit deal

Brexit is approved on schedule for January 31 breakaway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 8:43 PM

Watch synagogue arsonist light own head on fire

Tristan Morgan ignites his own head trying to burn down synagogue.Mordechai Sones, 1/9/2020, 10:15 AM

Prince Harry, Megan want to break away from royal family

Royal couple say they want to operate independently, split their time between the UK and North America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 9:27 PM

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

Uri Geller offers UK govt his 'psychic powers' in job bid

Israeli illusionist Uri Geller applies for work in the British gov't, after PM's adviser calls for 'weirdos and misfits' to apply for jobs.AFP, 1/8/2020, 2:05 PM

Record number of people visited Auschwitz in 2019

A record 2.3 million visitors toured former Nazi death camp last year, an increase of 170,000 from 2018.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2020, 3:09 AM

Ukrainian Jewish student’s dorm vandalized in hate crime

Anti-Semitic etchings found on walls of Jewish student's dorm, bible stolen.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 1/7/2020, 7:28 PM

Jewish cemetery in southwest France vandalized

Significant damage done to a dozen graves in Jewish cemetery of Bayonne.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/7/2020, 6:55 PM

Jewish cemetery desecrated in southwest France

Tombs smashed, commemorative plaque broken as graves desecrated in Jewish cemetery in southwestern France.AFP, 1/7/2020, 2:39 PM

German police bar activists from taking Holocaust victims' ashes

Police in Berlin prevent activist group from removing art installation which is believed to contain the ashes of Holocaust victims.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/7/2020, 11:01 AM

Boy, 13, punched on London bus by anti-Semitic attacker

Man shouting anti-Semitic invectives assaults teenager on bus heading for Stamford Hill.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/6/2020, 10:00 PM

Charles Prince of Wales to visit Israel, PA

Visit marks first time Prince Charles undertakes program of engagements in Israel or Palestinian Authority.Mordechai Sones, 1/6/2020, 3:45 PM

North Macedonia names 1st Jewish cabinet minister

Rasela Mizrahi is named North Macedonia's first Jewish minister - and gets anti-Semitic criticism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/6/2020, 2:56 PM

Protest in France against court decision: 'A scandal & disgrace'

A French court ruled that Kobili Traoré was not criminally responsible for murdering Sarah Halimi due to smoking marijuana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 7:25 PM

First of its kind project by Mountain Jews’ Association

Opening of center in Sokolniki district (Moscow) was important event for spiritual life of Mountain Jews’ community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 2:27 PM

Germany to protect American and Jewish facilities

Germany’s security services review domestic and international threat levels following killing of Soleimani.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 5:06 AM

Knife attack near Paris treated as terror-related

Investigators say man who stabbed one person to death and injured two others in Paris suburb was radicalized.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2020, 4:24 AM

'He had never recovered from the attack'

French-Jewish man who died earlier this week on a flight to France had 'never recovered' from 2016 stabbing attack, lawyer says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/4/2020, 9:06 PM

Lithuania drafts bill exonerating itself from Holocaust crimes

Historian Efraim Zuroff slams bill as 'attempt to whitewash massive complicity' in murder of Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/4/2020, 7:13 PM

Man killed in knife attack south of Paris

Knife-wielding man goes on rampage in park in Villejuif, killing a man and wounding two others before being shot dead by police.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/3/2020, 8:00 PM

WJC’s Lauder to address Holocaust survivors, dignitaries

WJC President to join Holocaust survivors, heads of state at Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial to commemorate 75th anniversary of camp liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2020, 12:52 PM

Austria's Sebastian Kurz agrees to form coalition with Greens

Leader of Austria's Conservatives agrees to form a coalition government with the Greens after almost three months of negotiations.Ben Ariel, 1/2/2020, 1:01 AM

Pope Francis slaps away believer's hand

Worldwide Catholic Church leader loses cool when earnest pilgrim seeking spiritual munificence expresses devotion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 10:05 AM

Belgian Jewish MP hit for lighting menorah near nativity scene

Orthodox Jewish lawmaker in Belgium comes under fire for lightning menorah in Parliament near nativity scene and Christmas tees.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/1/2020, 7:45 AM

Germany: Two suspects arrested after Jewish cemetery vandalized

Two men aged 21 and 33 arrested for allegedly knocking over 40 tombstones in a Jewish cemetery in western Geilenkirchen.Elad Benari, 12/31/2019, 1:15 AM

Man threatens shoppers at kosher butcher in London

Man enters Royal Meats store, shouts anti-Jewish invectives.Marcy Oster/JTA, 12/30/2019, 8:04 PM

British Labour MPs: Anti-Semitism among reasons for failure

British Labour MPs who lost their seats cite party's "unwillingness" to stand up to anti-Semitism as one issue that led to election loss.Elad Benari, 12/30/2019, 5:44 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti mars London synagogue, storefronts

Graffiti on London synagogue and storefronts apparently blames Jews for September 11th attacksArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 12/29/2019, 7:34 PM

Dutch lawmaker revives Mohammad caricature contest

Geert Wilders revives plan to hold a contest for cartoons caricaturing the Prophet Mohammad, which was canceled last year over threats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2019, 2:03 AM

Senior employee of London Jewish group assaulted near home

Police arrest suspect, then release him on bail.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/28/2019, 5:52 PM

Dutch lawmaker: Expel ICC prosecutor

Anti-Muslim Dutch MP Geert Wilders says ICC prosecutor should be declared persona non grata over decision to investigate Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/27/2019, 8:41 PM

In Amsterdam, the world’s priciest menorah gets a new life

The 'Rintel,' a 266-year-old menorah, is placed back on display at Amsterdam's Jewish Historical Museum.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/27/2019, 2:31 PM

Again: Headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in Slovakia

More than 20 headstones vandalized at Jewish cemetery in northern Slovakia, the second such incident in a week.Elad Benari, 12/27/2019, 5:31 AM

Germans believe Trump is the most dangerous world leader

Poll finds that German public trust in the US has significantly eroded under President Donald Trump.Nissan Tzur, 12/27/2019, 3:33 AM

UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

Students at British yeshiva left campus for Hanukkah party - leaving candles unattended, resulting in massive fire that destroyed the schoolDavid Rosenberg, 12/25/2019, 12:39 PM

Ukrainian Jews spice up fundraising - with zhug factory

Ukraine gets its first 'zhug', or Yemenite hot sauce, with local Jews opening factory to produce 'Dragon's Breath' brand zhug.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/25/2019, 9:02 AM

Ham products dumped in kosher section of British supermarket

Tesco apologizes after open ham products are thrown in kosher section of one of its stores.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2019, 5:26 AM

'Polish ambassador was an anti-Semite'

Putin cites WWII archives showing Poland wanted to ‘erect magnificent monument’ to honor Hitler’s plan to send Jews to Africa to perish.Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2019, 6:03 PM

Israelis detained at Moscow airport - again

Dozens of Israeli travelers barred from entering Russia, just days after similar case saw Israelis detained for 10 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2019, 2:40 PM