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Israeli Embassy in Finland attacked for 15th time

Israeli Embassy in Finland attacked for 15th time

Neo-Nazis, right-wing extremists vandalize Israeli embassy in Finland over the weekend, 15th time in the last year and a half.Marcy Oster/JTA, 25/07/2019 16:43
Finnish citizens support Jews in Pittsburgh

Finnish citizens support Jews in Pittsburgh

Citizens from Finland, on tour of Judea and Samaria, express support for the Pittsburgh Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2018 23:37
Hotovely: Two-state solution does not work

Hotovely: Two-state solution does not work

Deputy FM Hotovely to Finnish counterpart: Two-state solution is not the main issue, Israel expects its friends to support historical truth.Nitsan Keidar, 14/03/2018 17:30
Finland to probe troops’ alleged role in the Holocaust

Finland to probe troops’ alleged role in the Holocaust

Finland will investigate evidence suggesting that soldiers of its army were involved in murdering Jews during the Holocaust.JTA, 24/01/2018 16:31
Photo-Essay: 'Compassion has no nationality'

Photo-Essay: 'Compassion has no nationality'

The work of Finnish artist-architect Ranier Mahlamäki reflects the depth of Jewish history and succeeds in evoking the atmosphere of the most tragic story of modern times. Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 18/12/2017 19:36
European rabbis: Reform movement is today's great challenge

European rabbis: Reform movement is today's great challenge

European rabbis gather in Finland, place emphasis on Reform movement which they say is "one of the main challenges of our time."Yoni Kempinski, 05/12/2017 02:09
Two people killed in stabbings in Finland

Two people killed in stabbings in Finland

Two people killed and six wounded in stabbings in the city of Turku in western Finland.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/08/2017 20:17
Israel has the right to defend itself against extremist NGOs

Israel has the right to defend itself against extremist NGOs

Many far-left NGOs acting in Israel are foreign Trojan horses. Giulio Meotti, 14/02/2016 06:25
Finnish TV has solution to 'rape-fugee' crisis?

Finnish TV has solution to 'rape-fugee' crisis?

Funny? Sad? Alarming? Finland's public broadcasting channel's video on how to defend against rape shows a disconnect from reality.Gil Ronen, 01/02/2016 19:37
Anti-Semitic Attacks Target Jews Worldwide

Anti-Semitic Attacks Target Jews Worldwide

Three separate anti-Semitic attacks in Russia, Finland, and the US over Passover demonstrate global scourge that is anti-Semitism.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 12/04/2015 15:12
Dr. Inna Rogatchi Awarded Patmos Solidarity Prize

Dr. Inna Rogatchi Awarded Patmos Solidarity Prize

Pro-Israel Finnish humanitarian foundation grants award for writer Inna Rogatchi's "creative approach in the hard labor of memory".Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2014 01:24
Yad L'achim: Beware Missionary Threat in South

Yad L'achim: Beware Missionary Threat in South

Christian missionaries have in recent weeks begun targeting cities in southern Israel, activists for the Yad L'achim organization said.David Lev, 24/11/2013 18:57
Finland Apologizes for 1938 Anti-Semitism

Finland Apologizes for 1938 Anti-Semitism

In a small but symbolic gesture, Finnish Amateur Athletic Association apologizes for unfairly denying Jewish athlete's 1938 victory.Ari Soffer, 20/09/2013 11:35
Anti-Semitic Paper Promises to 'Tone it Down'

Anti-Semitic Paper Promises to 'Tone it Down'

A Finnish paper notorious for its anti-Semitic content has said it would tone down its editorial line after being criticized.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/08/2013 00:55
Finland, Denmark Upgrade PA's Diplomatic Missions

Finland, Denmark Upgrade PA's Diplomatic Missions

Finland and Denmark upgrade the status of the Palestinian Authority’s diplomatic missions to 'Palestinian embassies'.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/05/2013 01:10
Finnish Official: Jews Control Money, Media in US

Finnish Official: Jews Control Money, Media in US

Finnish official asserts on state television that Jews hold vast control over wealth, media, thus impeding neutrality in US Mideast stance.Rachel Hirshfeld , 02/12/2012 10:11
Israel Warns Finland Over Latest Flotilla Ship

Israel Warns Finland Over Latest Flotilla Ship

Israel warns Finland that it will stop a boat with activists on board by force if it tries to break the blockade on Gaza.Elad Benari, 14/10/2012 04:30
Spain's Interest Rate Reaches Point Of No Return

Spain's Interest Rate Reaches Point Of No Return

European finance ministers hit resistance while trying to stave off a rout prompted by skyrocketing interest charges on Spanish debt.Amiel Ungar, 10/07/2012 05:21
Secret Israeli-Finnish Nuclear Talks

Secret Israeli-Finnish Nuclear Talks

A senior Finnish diplomat reportedly visited to discuss whether Israel would attend an NPT conference on the Middle East in Helsinki.Gabe Kahn, 11/04/2012 23:04
No Euro Solution in Sight

No Euro Solution in Sight

While attention has been focused on the Arab world, the European debt crisis is still with us and becoming more intractable.Amiel Ungar, 03/03/2011 22:22
Finnish President: Goal is Peace

Finnish President: Goal is Peace

Tarja Halonen, the president of Finland, planted an olive tree this week in the Jerusalem Forest as physical expression of her desire for peace.Chana Ya'ar, 14/10/2010 14:10