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26 medical equipment lending centers planned for Europe's Jews before year's end

26 medical equipment lending centers planned for Europe's Jews before year's end

Free medical equipment lending network for Jewish communities starts roll-out across Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 12:21
Belgian govt. to remove army protection from Jewish institutions in September

Belgian govt. to remove army protection from Jewish institutions in September

European Jewish Association alarmed by decision to remove army protection for Jewish institutions on September 1 despite high threat levels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2021 16:15
100,000 packages of matzah distributed despite Europe's border closures

100,000 packages of matzah distributed despite Europe's border closures

Rabbinical Centre of Europe distributes 100,000 packages of top-tier matzah to Jewish communities around the continent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 09:56
Hungarian Deputy PM blasts kosher slaughter ruling as 'disgrace'

Hungarian Deputy PM blasts kosher slaughter ruling as 'disgrace'

European Jewish Association Chair: 'Hungary has consistently shown action to match its words, we hope other countries will follow.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/12/2020 19:45
EJA laments ECJ ruling on kosher slaughter in Belgium

EJA laments ECJ ruling on kosher slaughter in Belgium

“Bogus animal welfare claims are being used to penalize a practice that puts care and respect for animals at its very core."Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2020 13:20
After Yom Kippur attacks, Jewish leaders meet with EU officials

After Yom Kippur attacks, Jewish leaders meet with EU officials

Following string of attacks during Yom Kippur and amid bids to ban circumcision and kosher slaughter, Jewish leaders meet with EU officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2020 14:40
European Jews hold virtual memorial event for coronavirus victims

European Jews hold virtual memorial event for coronavirus victims

Arutz Sheva to broadcast European Jews' virtual memorial event in memory of thousands of Jewish Corona victims from across the continent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2020 14:14
European conference aims to unite Jews, for a better future

European conference aims to unite Jews, for a better future

EJA, Consistoire Central World Zionist Organization, hold conference entitled: Jews in Europe: United for Better Future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2020 14:19
At Holocaust event, Jewish leaders urge: 'We need to safeguard Jews in Europe'

At Holocaust event, Jewish leaders urge: 'We need to safeguard Jews in Europe'

'We need more than 'Never Again' to safeguard Jews in Europe,' EU Jewish chief says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2020 13:30
'European Jews are breathing a sigh of relief after Corbyn lost'

'European Jews are breathing a sigh of relief after Corbyn lost'

Chief of European Jewish Association celebrates Corbyn's election defeat. 'This election wasn't about right vs left, it was right vs wrong.'Yoni Kempinski, 13/12/2019 09:58
'Nazi memorabilia should not be traded

'Nazi memorabilia should not be traded

European Jewish Association calls on Munich Auction house to cancel sale of items belonging to Hess, Goring, Himmler and Hitler himself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019 16:21
Jewish groups protest Belgian newspaper's anti-Semitic article

Jewish groups protest Belgian newspaper's anti-Semitic article

Six European Jewish groups send letter to editor of De Morgen newspaper, ask him to retract article saying Jews have "ugly noses".Ben Ariel, 08/08/2019 01:38
'Labeling political parties anti-Semitic can be dangerous'

'Labeling political parties anti-Semitic can be dangerous'

'Anti-Semitism has no political affiliation' says EU Jewish Heads about European Election Results.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/05/2019 13:32
Cyprus bills Jews $6,000 for Hanukkah events’ security costs

Cyprus bills Jews $6,000 for Hanukkah events’ security costs

European Jewish Association calls bill charging local Jews for police protection 'a new low' and 'an insult', demands bill be cancelled.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 14/12/2018 14:46
EJA head 'not shocked' at 'shocking' EU anti-Semitism report

EJA head 'not shocked' at 'shocking' EU anti-Semitism report

Rabbi Menachem Margolin says anyone shocked at latest EU report on anti-Semitism is 'disconnected from reality.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018 20:35
Brussels: Vehicle menorah vandalized

Brussels: Vehicle menorah vandalized

Vandals damage menorah placed on vehicle of European Jewish leader. His response: 'We will double the number of public menorahs.'Yoni Kempinski, 09/12/2018 11:57
Can Holocaust education combat antisemitism?

Can Holocaust education combat antisemitism?

Michel Gourary discusses how spreading Holocaust awareness actively combats antisemitism at EJA conference in BrusselsYoni Kempinski, Brussels, 06/11/2018 22:10
European Jewry commemorates Pittsburgh massacre

European Jewry commemorates Pittsburgh massacre

Jewish leaders and ambassadors from all over Europe dedicate opening event of EJA conference in Brussels to victims of Pittsburgh massacre.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 06/11/2018 21:51
'British Jews live in fear'

'British Jews live in fear'

Participants at the annual EJA conference in Brussels denounce Jeremy Corbryn as an antisemite and wave a red flag at developments in the UKYoni Kempinski, Brussels, 06/11/2018 18:12
'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

European Jewish Association lead rabbi slams European Parliament for keeping silent in the face of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2017 08:04
European Jewish Leader Slammed for Meeting Le Pen

European Jewish Leader Slammed for Meeting Le Pen

European Jewish Parliament head criticized by other groups for 'inappropriate' meeting with far-right French leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2015 17:13
Jewish Kindergarten's Insurance Canceled

Jewish Kindergarten's Insurance Canceled

Insurance company refuses to continue policy of European Jewish Kindergarten in Brussels, because of sweeping anti-Semitic attacks.Cynthia Blank, 02/04/2015 07:48
Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat

Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat

Head of the European Jewish Association, Rabbi Menachem Margolin receives death threat from anti-Semitic poster on Facebook.Cynthia Blank, 16/02/2015 23:01
'EU Only Wakes Up When Non-Jews are Killed'

'EU Only Wakes Up When Non-Jews are Killed'

European Jewish Association hosts memorial ceremony for Paris victims attended by several European Commission members.Orly Harari, Cynthia Blank, 22/01/2015 10:34
Jews and Muslims Have Joint Beef With Polish Ban

Jews and Muslims Have Joint Beef With Polish Ban

Jews and Muslims cooperate in bringing official complaint to EU against Polish ban on ritual slaughter (shechita).Ari Yashar, 28/11/2013 16:55
Rabbi: Norway's Brit Ban is Jewish Exclusion

Rabbi: Norway's Brit Ban is Jewish Exclusion

Rabbi Margolin, General Director of EJA, calls Norway's proposed circumcision ban nothing more than 'Jewish exclusion.'Ari Yashar, 13/11/2013 16:19
Polish Minister Promises to Fight Slaughter Ban

Polish Minister Promises to Fight Slaughter Ban

The Polish Minister in charge of a committee on solving the kosher slaughter ban says he's prepared to go to the Constitutional Court.Elad Benari, 22/07/2013 06:15