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Rivlin thanks Romania for its Holocaust education

Rivlin thanks Romania for its Holocaust education

President Reuven Rivlin hosts state dinner in honor of visiting Romanian President Klaus Iohannis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2016 02:13
Israeli Tour Guide Falls to Death in Romania

Israeli Tour Guide Falls to Death in Romania

While trying to help tourist on the Fagaras Mountains in Romania, Noam Avnon, 45, lost balance and fell to his death.Orli Harari, 29/09/2015 19:42
Romania Outlaws Holocaust Denial

Romania Outlaws Holocaust Denial

Joining France and Germany, Romania criminalizes Holocaust denial; perpetrators will face up to three years in prison.Cynthia Blank, 22/07/2015 21:13
From Holocaust in Romania to IDF Base in Samaria

From Holocaust in Romania to IDF Base in Samaria

Joyous ceremony held as Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust paraded to its new home in a Beit El IDF base.Ari Yashar, 13/10/2014 10:46
Holocaust Museum` in Elie Wiesel's Childhood Home

Holocaust Museum` in Elie Wiesel's Childhood Home

Holocaust museum and learning center in Sighet, Romania memorializes the fall of Romanian and Transylvanian pre-war Jewry.Tova Dvorin, 20/05/2014 11:26
Jewish Theater Devastated by Romanian Snowstorm

Jewish Theater Devastated by Romanian Snowstorm

The State Jewish Theatre of Bucharest, Yiddish cultural site in Europe, is damaged extensively by snowstorm.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2014 20:39
Peres: 'Make Peace Or Else'

Peres: 'Make Peace Or Else'

Shimon Peres urges Israel to take Kerry's framework deal in meeting with Romanian President, warns of 'tragic consequences' of failure.Ari Yashar, 20/01/2014 17:39
Romania Broadcasts Anti-Semitic Christmas Carol

Romania Broadcasts Anti-Semitic Christmas Carol

State-operated station broadcasts carol with anti-Semitic slurs on station to rural communities; officials shirk responsibility.Tova Dvorin, 12/12/2013 00:13
Romania-Israel Talks Scuttled over Judea, Samaria

Romania-Israel Talks Scuttled over Judea, Samaria

Bucharest insisted construction workers from Romania not work beyond 'Green Line'. Israel refused.Gil Ronen, 10/12/2013 11:14
Despite Ponta Landslide, Romanian Future Uncertain

Despite Ponta Landslide, Romanian Future Uncertain

A victorious Victor Ponta must still overcome an antagonistic Romanian PresidentAmiel Ungar, 11/12/2012 23:09
EP Member Denies Holocaust on Romanian TV

EP Member Denies Holocaust on Romanian TV

Romanian member of the European Parliament denies the Holocaust on national television. Rachel Hirshfeld, 24/10/2012 17:13
Sova Says Holocaust Remarks Were 'Wrong'

Sova Says Holocaust Remarks Were 'Wrong'

Romanian minister Dan Sova said Friday that his remarks denying the Holocaust were "completely wrong.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/08/2012 09:03
ADL: Sova Must Apologize for Holocaust Denial

ADL: Sova Must Apologize for Holocaust Denial

The ADL has urged the Romanian government to make a more substantial impact in fighting anti-Semitism.Rachel Hirshfeld , 09/08/2012 15:09
Romanian Jews Slam Anti-Semite's Appointment

Romanian Jews Slam Anti-Semite's Appointment

Romanian Jews expressed anger over the appointment of a Senator who made anti-Jewish statements to a top government postDavid Lev, 07/08/2012 01:43
Hungary Intervenes In Romanian Vote Ponta Furious

Hungary Intervenes In Romanian Vote Ponta Furious

The attempt by Romanian Premier Victor Ponta to impeach President Trajan Basescu failed to get the required voter turnout.Amiel Ungar, 31/07/2012 05:13
US And Germany Criticize NATO Ally Rumania

US And Germany Criticize NATO Ally Rumania

Rumania, with looming financial crisis, is drawing criticism for tinkering with the constitution to impeach President BasescuAmiel Ungar, 10/07/2012 05:01
Public Funds Financing Fascist Children's Book

Public Funds Financing Fascist Children's Book

Romanian public funds have been financing a children’s poetry book that features Romania’s World War II fascist leader on its cover.Rachel Hirshfeld, 18/04/2012 19:57
Hungary, Romania Head to E. Europe Winter?

Hungary, Romania Head to E. Europe Winter?

Could last year's Arab Spring have led to an Eastern European Winter? The warning signs may be there, the EU and the US fear.Chana Ya'ar, 22/01/2012 13:07
Romanian PM Warns Violence Will Aggravate Problems

Romanian PM Warns Violence Will Aggravate Problems

A new health care law, since withdrawn, has triggered unrest in Romania.Amiel Ungar, 16/01/2012 23:43
Torah Scroll Dedicated to Romania Crash Victims

Torah Scroll Dedicated to Romania Crash Victims

200-year-old Torah scroll welcomed in Tel Nof Air Force Base, dedicated to victims of last year's helicopter crash in Romania.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 16/11/2011 05:46
Spain Restricts EU Immigration Policy

Spain Restricts EU Immigration Policy

The EU, citing Spain's unemployment crisis, has given Spain the right to restrict entry of Romanian workers. Amiel Ungar, 15/08/2011 16:36
Plaque Finds Permanent Home

Plaque Finds Permanent Home

Exactly 70 years after the massacre of the Jews of Iasi, the plaque created in their memory is affixed in the Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum.Elad Benari, 30/06/2011 09:20
US Romania in Strategic Pact

US Romania in Strategic Pact

Russia objected to a US ABM system in Poland and the Czech Republic and the US backed down. Now a system is slated for Romania.Amiel Ungar, 05/05/2011 00:39
Romanian Jewry Down

Romanian Jewry Down

Romanian Jewry, which numbered over ¾ of a million in 1930, has now dwindled to 3,000. Some say it will soon disappear altogether.Hillel Fendel, 28/10/2010 18:24
Rabbis 'Release' Romania Widows

Rabbis 'Release' Romania Widows

A special Beit Din gave final approval to the identification of the airmen killed in the Romania helicopter crash, so their widows can remarry.Gil Ronen, 26/08/2010 21:48
Peres Eulogizes Fallen Pilots

Peres Eulogizes Fallen Pilots

Peres visits Romania and eulogizes soldiers killed in training crash.Maayana Miskin, 13/08/2010 08:53
IDF Copter Scare in Romania

IDF Copter Scare in Romania

Two IDF helicopters land safely in Romania after running into technical trouble a week after six soldiers died in a joint training exercise.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/08/2010 12:00
He Served G-d with Love and Joy

He Served G-d with Love and Joy

IDF Lieutenant-Colonel Avner Goldman, killed Monday in the Romanian helicopter tragedy, had devoted himself to Torah study and teaching. Eli Stutz, 28/07/2010 08:52
Why was Chopper in Romania?

Why was Chopper in Romania?

Israel Air Force Col. (res.) Eliezer 'Cheetah' Cohen hints: IAF and entire IDF are 'preparing very well for what is about to come.' Gil Ronen, 27/07/2010 17:32