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Swedish authorities probe mohel for not using anesthesia

Swedish authorities probe mohel for not using anesthesia

Swedish authorities probe Jewish doctor for not using anesthesia when circumcising 8-day-old babies, say his performance is 'inadequate.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 20/05/2021 07:56
Danish court upholds 7-yr sentence for Iranian spy

Danish court upholds 7-yr sentence for Iranian spy

Norwegian citizen of Iranian background had been found guilty of spying and attempting to kill Iranian Arab dissident.Dan Verbin, 06/05/2021 18:56
Watch: Denmark medicines agency head faints during briefing on halt of AstraZeneca vaccine

Watch: Denmark medicines agency head faints during briefing on halt of AstraZeneca vaccine

Denmark medicines agency head faints during press conference on decision to stop using AstraZeneca vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 14:09
Jewish cemetery in Denmark vandalized during Passover by Neo-Nazi group

Jewish cemetery in Denmark vandalized during Passover by Neo-Nazi group

Dolls covered in fake blood and a bloody wall along with neo-Nazi flyers were found at the Aalborg cemetery. Police are investigating.Dan Verbin, 05/04/2021 20:13
Austrian chancellor: World looks at Israel with admiration

Austrian chancellor: World looks at Israel with admiration

PM meets with Austrian chancellor, Danish PM to discuss cooperation on production of second-generation coronavirus vaccines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/03/2021 18:52
Austria, Denmark to work with Israel on COVID vaccine production

Austria, Denmark to work with Israel on COVID vaccine production

2 EU countries announce they will not rely on EU for vaccine production, to work with Israel for second-generation COVID vaccines.Gary Willig, 02/03/2021 19:37
Austrian Chancellor and Danish Prime Minister to visit Israel

Austrian Chancellor and Danish Prime Minister to visit Israel

Austrian Chancellor says the visit will focus on medical cooperation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/02/2021 05:20
Minks' revenge: Thousands of gassed animals rise from their graves

Minks' revenge: Thousands of gassed animals rise from their graves

Over 12 million minks were culled in Denmark before the government backtracked. Hasty disposal of carcasses led to grisly sights.Y Rabinovitz, 26/11/2020 14:45
After culling 13 million minks, Danish government admits its mistake

After culling 13 million minks, Danish government admits its mistake

Mutant COVID strain that panicked the world has died out, Danish Health Ministry reports. Too late for the Danish mink industry...Y Rabinovitz, 19/11/2020 14:58
Ministry of Health: China a green country, Denmark a red country

Ministry of Health: China a green country, Denmark a red country

Ministry of Health updates list of countries from which Israelis will not be able to return without being required to go into isolation.Talia Eitan, 10/11/2020 01:06
Israelis feared infected with mutated coronavirus strain

Israelis feared infected with mutated coronavirus strain

Health Ministry testing 3 Israelis who returned from Denmark, on suspicion they are carrying a new mutated strain of the coronavirus.David Rosenberg, 09/11/2020 12:39
Man who desecrated Jewish graves in Denmark sent to prison

Man who desecrated Jewish graves in Denmark sent to prison

39-year-old man with neo-Nazi sympathies sentenced to a year in prison for desecrating Jewish cemetery in Randers.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/10/2020 23:56
Danish Jewish cemetery vandalism allegedly ordered by Swedish neo-Nazi, prosecutors say

Danish Jewish cemetery vandalism allegedly ordered by Swedish neo-Nazi, prosecutors say

Vandalism of a Jewish cemetery in Denmark last year was allegedly ordered by a Swedish neo-Nazi leader.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 15/10/2020 08:09
Denmark's PM opposes circumcision ban

Denmark's PM opposes circumcision ban

Denmark’s Prime Minister opposes bill seeking to ban nonmedical circumcision, says “Danish Jews must continue to be part of Denmark”.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/09/2020 00:36
Will Denmark ban circumcision?

Will Denmark ban circumcision?

Danish parliament to debate bill that would ban non-medical circumcisions. 'There's a risk this could get passed.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 06/09/2020 21:09
Danish police arrest terror suspect in Copenhagen

Danish police arrest terror suspect in Copenhagen

Danish police carry out raid in Copenhagen, arrest man suspected of planning “one or several attacks.”Elad Benari, 01/05/2020 06:25
References to Israel purged from new Bible translation

References to Israel purged from new Bible translation

Danish Bible Society purges New Testament of all references to Israel - while leaving the names of other nations.David Rosenberg, 20/04/2020 11:45
The persecution of the Ahwaz

The persecution of the Ahwaz

Why Netanyahu should recognize an independent Ahwaz state. Rachel Avraham, 18/02/2020 10:31
Mossad helped foil terror attacks in Denmark

Mossad helped foil terror attacks in Denmark

New report says Israeli Mossad helped foil several terror attacks in Denmark.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/12/2019 20:30
Denmark arrests 20 suspected terrorists

Denmark arrests 20 suspected terrorists

Danish police arrest some 20 people suspected of involvement in Islamist terrorism across the country.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2019 04:14
Denmark: Two suspects arrested in vandalism of Jewish cemetery

Denmark: Two suspects arrested in vandalism of Jewish cemetery

Two men, aged 27 and 38, arrested on suspicion of vandalism of gravestones in Jewish section of cemetery in Randers.Ben Ariel, 14/11/2019 06:02
Stickers shaped like yellow stars placed in Scandinavia

Stickers shaped like yellow stars placed in Scandinavia

Stickers shaped like yellow stars that Nazis made Jews wear during the Holocaust placed on multiple Jewish sites in Denmark and Sweden.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 11/11/2019 03:42
Jewish graves desecrated in Denmark

Jewish graves desecrated in Denmark

Vandals desecrate more than 80 graves at a Jewish cemetery in the western Danish town of Randers.AFP, 10/11/2019 13:46
Muslim jailed for threatening to behead Danish queen

Muslim jailed for threatening to behead Danish queen

33-year-old sentenced to ten days in jail by Danish court, finding him guilty of issuing death threats over internet.Mordechai Sones, 29/10/2019 18:57
Rosh Hashanah Rescue 1943

Rosh Hashanah Rescue 1943

In Denmark, planned arrests were set for Wednesday night, October 1-the first night of Rosh Hashanah. The Nazis assumed that the Jews would be in their homes that day celebrating the holiday. The Danes thought differently. Larry Domnitch, 29/09/2019 11:59
Trump cancels Denmark trip - over Greenland

Trump cancels Denmark trip - over Greenland

US Pres. Trump cancels Denmark visit after Danish PM Frederiksen calls idea to purchase Greenland 'absurd.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2019 11:29
Danes, Swedes, Germans and the Jews

Danes, Swedes, Germans and the Jews

Dazed Europeans will soon have no choice when it comes to Islamic control. Israelis know what it entails firsthand. What are you waiting for? Sarah Feld, 15/07/2019 15:41
In 1943 Jews found refuge in Sweden. In 2019 Jews are attacked there

In 1943 Jews found refuge in Sweden. In 2019 Jews are attacked there

Today, Helsingborg, Sweden is a small laboratory of European anti-Semitism. Giulio Meotti, 17/05/2019 11:19
Suspect arrested in stabbing of Jewish woman in Sweden

Suspect arrested in stabbing of Jewish woman in Sweden

Danish police nab Muslim man suspected of stabbing Jewish northwest of Malmo in Sweden. Authorities not treating incident as hate crime.David Rosenberg, 15/05/2019 11:45
Danes downplay seriousness of physical assaults on Jews

Danes downplay seriousness of physical assaults on Jews

Despite surge in anti-Semitic incidents across Europe, less than half of Europeans say attacks on Jews are an issue.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 23/01/2019 07:46
EU sanctions Iranian intelligence unit

EU sanctions Iranian intelligence unit

European Union freezes assets of an Iranian intelligence unit and two of its staff in response to its actions in Denmark and France.Ben Ariel, 09/01/2019 05:00
'Relations between Israel and Denmark are getting stronger'

'Relations between Israel and Denmark are getting stronger'

President Rivlin hosts event marking the 75th anniversary of the rescue of the Jews of Denmark. 'Most Danes saw Jews as equal citizens.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2018 14:29
'Zero tolerance for anti-Semitism and racism'

'Zero tolerance for anti-Semitism and racism'

President Rivlin hosts an event marking the 75th anniversary of the rescue of the Jews of Denmark.Hezki Baruch, 22/11/2018 04:37
Iran: 'Zionists' trying to torpedo our relations with EU

Iran: 'Zionists' trying to torpedo our relations with EU

Iran denies being involved in plot to carry out attacks in Denmark.Elad Benari, 04/11/2018 05:52
Iran: Mossad trying to kill nuclear deal

Iran: Mossad trying to kill nuclear deal

Foreign Minister Zarif accuses Mossad of working to scuttle Iran nuclear deal, shortly before new slate of US sanctions come into effect.Tzvi Lev, 01/11/2018 20:38
Iranian FM accuses Mossad of lying

Iranian FM accuses Mossad of lying

Iranian Foreign Minister dismisses reports that Mossad aided Denmark in foiling assassination attempt.Elad Benari, 31/10/2018 23:36
Israel's Mossad foils Iranian assassination plot in Denmark

Israel's Mossad foils Iranian assassination plot in Denmark

Mossad agency aids in foiling of Iranian assassination plot in Denmark against leaders of anti-regime group living in exile.David Rosenberg, 31/10/2018 12:26
Denmark recalls ambassador to Iran

Denmark recalls ambassador to Iran

Denmark recalls its ambassador to Iran after accusing Tehran of plotting a foiled "attack" against three Iranians in the country.Elad Benari, 31/10/2018 04:32
Denmark won’t fund groups that promote BDS, FM says

Denmark won’t fund groups that promote BDS, FM says

Following investigation into funding of groups tied to BDS, efforts to de-legitimize Israel, Denmark vows it won't fund anti-Israel groups.JTA, 29/10/2018 14:52
In Denmark, the world's only happy Holocaust commemoration event

In Denmark, the world's only happy Holocaust commemoration event

In Denmark, Holocaust commemorations are joyful, celebrating the successful rescue of most of the country's Jews. But Danes are changing.JTA, 17/10/2018 10:19
'An attack on Jews is an attack on all of Denmark'

'An attack on Jews is an attack on all of Denmark'

President Rivlin participates in ceremony marking 75th anniversary of the rescue of Danish Jews at the Great Synagogue in Copenhagen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018 03:34
Holocaust survivor: I've had nightmares all my life

Holocaust survivor: I've had nightmares all my life

Danish Jews recall desperate escape from Nazis, 75 years on.AFP, 11/10/2018 12:52
Rivlin honors Danish underground

Rivlin honors Danish underground

Israeli Pres. Rivlin visits Denmark, lays wreath at monument honoring Danish underground.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018 13:33
Danish committee OKs draft call to ban circumcision

Danish committee OKs draft call to ban circumcision

Path is now clear for nonbinding vote on a petition that calls for banning nonmedical circumcision of boys for humanitarian reasons.JTA, 28/09/2018 17:28
"Major police operation" seals off Copenhagen area

"Major police operation" seals off Copenhagen area

Major bridges and ferry services from Denmark to Sweden and Germany have been blocked, Danish police said Friday.Arutz Sheva, 28/09/2018 16:16
'It can be done:' New details on the rescue of Denmark's Jews

'It can be done:' New details on the rescue of Denmark's Jews

On Rosh Hashana 1943 and for three weeks after it, the Danes proved it could be done, but America was not listening.Dr. Rafael Medoff, 06/09/2018 20:15
What's the connection between Bluetooth and Vikings?

What's the connection between Bluetooth and Vikings?

And how is this all connected with blue teeth and toothbrushing?Matanel Roth, 20/08/2018 18:52
Denmark won't ban circumcision

Denmark won't ban circumcision

Danish Health Minister Norby says government will have no hand in banning circumcision, emphasizes close contact with Jewish community.Haim Lev, 13/08/2018 11:19
Denmark's ban on Islamic face veils comes into force

Denmark's ban on Islamic face veils comes into force

Women protest new Danish legislation banning garments that cover the face, including the niqab or burqa.Elad Benari, 02/08/2018 05:45
Some Danish Jews feel Denmark doesn't want them to belong

Some Danish Jews feel Denmark doesn't want them to belong

Denmark is considering a ban on circumcision. That has some Jews thinking about leaving.JTA, 16/06/2018 22:23
 Danish circumcision ban to go to parliament

Danish circumcision ban to go to parliament

After securing necessary 50,000 signatures, proposal to outlaw child circumcision goes to parliament.AFP, 01/06/2018 14:13
Denmark bans Islamic face veils

Denmark bans Islamic face veils

Denmark approves law banning garments that cover the face, including Islamic veils such as the niqab or burqa.Elad Benari, 01/06/2018 03:06
Denmark faces vote on circumcision ban

Denmark faces vote on circumcision ban

Petition to ban circumcision in Denmark nearing goal, would force parliament to vote on controversial proposal.Cnaan Liphshiz, 02/05/2018 14:47
Malaysia jails first person under fake news law

Malaysia jails first person under fake news law

Malaysia jails Danish citizen who claimed emergency services 'responded slowly' after Hamas member was killed.AFP, 30/04/2018 12:11
Danish petition to force vote on banning circumcision?

Danish petition to force vote on banning circumcision?

Danish petition appears likely to force vote on banning circumcision.JTA, 21/02/2018 09:13
Denmark considering ban on Muslim face veils

Denmark considering ban on Muslim face veils

Danish government proposes ban on niqab and burqa in public spaces.Ben Ariel, 07/02/2018 06:37
Danish bank denies involvement in BDS campaign

Danish bank denies involvement in BDS campaign

After New Jersey divests, bank representative denies boycotting Israel or Israeli companies.JTA, 15/01/2018 07:46