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UK activist: Not sure what I'm protesting but I oppose Israel

UK activist: Not sure what I'm protesting but I oppose Israel

A woman holding a sign apparently handed out by organizers at an anti-Israel rally in the UK says she doesn't actually know what it means.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 08:23
Call for Human Rights Watch head to resign after tweet blaming Israel for anti-Semitism

Call for Human Rights Watch head to resign after tweet blaming Israel for anti-Semitism

ADL calls Kenneth Roth's statement blaming rise in UK anti-Semitism on Israel "plainly false and offensive."Dan Verbin, 19/07/2021 22:16
'Low traffic' plan brings heavily Jewish UK area to a standstill

'Low traffic' plan brings heavily Jewish UK area to a standstill

Jewish residents of London's Stamford Hill, home to the largest Hasidic community in Europe, say cars are a "necessity" for their families.Dan Verbin, 15/07/2021 21:25
UK town’s council refuses to condemn 'river to sea' chants

UK town’s council refuses to condemn 'river to sea' chants

Former Hastings councillor, who is Jewish, slams council for refusing to deal with rising levels of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 14/07/2021 14:50
UK government calls on social media firms to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

UK government calls on social media firms to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Move, considered long overdue, is backed by leading British Jewish advocacy group.Dan Verbin, 13/07/2021 21:05
UK set to ban fifth neo-Nazi group under anti-terror laws

UK set to ban fifth neo-Nazi group under anti-terror laws

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel describes the extremist groups as "targeting vulnerable people across the world."Dan Verbin, 13/07/2021 19:22
Jewish family of sick UK 2-year old loses appeal to take her to Israel

Jewish family of sick UK 2-year old loses appeal to take her to Israel

British High Court rules in favor of NHS position that toddler Alta Fixler should be taken off life support.Dan Verbin, 12/07/2021 20:58
Report: UK court will rule Jewish girl must be disconnected from life support

Report: UK court will rule Jewish girl must be disconnected from life support

The case of two-year old Alta Fixler is expected to reach Britain's high court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2021 18:27
Jewish students outraged after UK uni staff challenge IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Jewish students outraged after UK uni staff challenge IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Anti-IHRA staff motion that passed with 93% majority leaves Jewish students wondering if they are still safe on campus.Dan Verbin, 07/07/2021 17:49
UK anti-Israel protest group covers office building in red paint

UK anti-Israel protest group covers office building in red paint

Palestine Action dumps red paint from rooftop of Birmingham real estate firm, alleging company facilitates "Israel’s arms production.”Dan Verbin, 06/07/2021 20:50
UK man making aliyah gets 'Welcome to Palestine' message from British cell carrier

UK man making aliyah gets 'Welcome to Palestine' message from British cell carrier

British mobile network EE apologized and said it was investigating why he received the text upon landing at Ben Gurion Airport.Dan Verbin, 06/07/2021 18:24
UK fundraising platform a hit with Jewish Charities during COVID

UK fundraising platform a hit with Jewish Charities during COVID

Charity Extra, created in 2019, has proved a lifesaver for UK Jewish charities unable to fundraise in-person during the pandemic.Dan Verbin, 05/07/2021 18:44
'She'd be appalled' - New statue of Princess Diana unveiled

'She'd be appalled' - New statue of Princess Diana unveiled

Sky News host brands a new statue of Princess Diana 'the worst thing' he has ever seen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 10:37
UK gov agency granted $500,000 to academic under investigation for anti-Semitism

UK gov agency granted $500,000 to academic under investigation for anti-Semitism

UK academic under investigation for alleged anti-Semitism received £400k of public funds from UK Research and Innovation office., 01/07/2021 19:19
UK train drivers union magazine article calls Zionism ‘racism’

UK train drivers union magazine article calls Zionism ‘racism’

Article in union's monthly magazine by a union secretary also accuses Israel of "apartheid and ethnic cleansing."Dan Verbin, 30/06/2021 18:56
Statue unveiled of Polish woman who saved Jewish children during WWII

Statue unveiled of Polish woman who saved Jewish children during WWII

Irene Sendler saved hundreds of Jewish children and others during the Holocaust.Dan Verbin, 28/06/2021 18:21
UK MP urges health sec. to allow critically ill Jewish girl to be treated in Israel

UK MP urges health sec. to allow critically ill Jewish girl to be treated in Israel

Family's wish to take critically ill two-year old Alta Fisxler to Israel for more treatment has been stymied by a court ruling.Dan Verbin, 22/06/2021 21:36
30 UK rabbis support fur ban with exemption for shtreimels

30 UK rabbis support fur ban with exemption for shtreimels

The UK has launched a public consultation over banning importing and selling fur, with a group of rabbis penning a letter in support.Dan Verbin, 22/06/2021 15:44
UK Labour MP sparks outrage for appearance at anti-Semitic rally

UK Labour MP sparks outrage for appearance at anti-Semitic rally

MP gives speech at pro-Palestinian rally where crowd chants "khybar ya yahud” battle cry for attacking Jews and Israelis.Dan Verbin, 16/06/2021 21:20
'Born in Occupied Palestine' - error on UK passport?

'Born in Occupied Palestine' - error on UK passport?

Jerusalem native shocked to find out that according to her renewed UK passport, her actual place of birth was 'Occupied Palestine.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 08:58
UK neo-Nazi found guilty, sentenced to 23-years in jail

UK neo-Nazi found guilty, sentenced to 23-years in jail

During search of man's house, police found 3D printer, explosive material, warfare and weapons manuals and far right propaganda.Dan Verbin, 15/06/2021 22:06
UK neo-Nazi student found guilty of 15 terror offenses

UK neo-Nazi student found guilty of 15 terror offenses

Founder of two banned UK neo-Nazi groups wrote articles calling for the extermination of Jews and a "racial holy war."Dan Verbin, 14/06/2021 15:49
Sky News reporter blames Israel for "Jew hatred" in the UK

Sky News reporter blames Israel for "Jew hatred" in the UK

In since deleted tweet, Middle East correspondent claims that Jew hatred is the “consequence of the current Israeli government’s policies.”Dan Verbin, 09/06/2021 15:50
Anti-Semitic abuse causes UK Jewish teacher to resign

Anti-Semitic abuse causes UK Jewish teacher to resign

During fighting between Israel and Hamas teacher is assaulted and abused by students, school offers no support.Dan Verbin, 03/06/2021 18:14
UK records record number of anti-Semitic incidents in May

UK records record number of anti-Semitic incidents in May

Incidents of anti-Semitism increase 392 percent from 20 days before conflict between Israel and Hamas.Dan Verbin, 31/05/2021 22:07
UK cops searching for masked protestor who screamed for "Jewish blood"

UK cops searching for masked protestor who screamed for "Jewish blood"

Masked protestor filmed at weekend anti-Israel demonstration screaming, "We’ll find some Jews here… We want the Zionists."Dan Verbin, 31/05/2021 18:25
UK PM Boris Johnson gets married in secret ceremony

UK PM Boris Johnson gets married in secret ceremony

A bachelor no longer: Britain's Prime Minister gets married in small ceremony in Westminster Abbey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 19:38
UK town's Jews told to stay away during pro-Palestinian rally

UK town's Jews told to stay away during pro-Palestinian rally

Luton United Synagogue tells its members to stay away from area on Saturday during a pro-Palestinian rally/motorcade through town.Dan Verbin, Canada, 28/05/2021 21:35
"I want to kill all your people," man yells at UK Jewish nurse

"I want to kill all your people," man yells at UK Jewish nurse

London hospital neonatal nurse who wears Magen David necklace verbally assaulted by two men in elevator during work.Dan Verbin, 28/05/2021 16:09
Jewish teachers resigning from increasingly anti-Israel UK education union

Jewish teachers resigning from increasingly anti-Israel UK education union

Jewish teachers are resigning from the UK's main education union over concerns it has become "increasingly obsessed" with vilifying Israel.Dan Verbin, 28/05/2021 15:46
UK Jewish charity for learning disabled hacked by pro-Palestinian activsts

UK Jewish charity for learning disabled hacked by pro-Palestinian activsts

Charity's Instagram page defaced with Palestinian flags, anti-Israel slogan and call for genocide against Jews.Dan Verbin, 27/05/2021 21:47
UK poll: Majority of Britons back Israel's right to defend itself

UK poll: Majority of Britons back Israel's right to defend itself

Survey finds that a majority of the British public also have empathy for Jewish community in the wake of a surge of anti-Semitic attacks.Dan Verbin, 27/05/2021 15:38
UK Labour MP accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “murder”

UK Labour MP accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “murder”

MP also claims UK selling weapons to Israel for “war crimes that killed children in Gaza.”Dan Verbin, 26/05/2021 20:04
Spurs soccer club forces fan to put away Israeli flag or leave match

Spurs soccer club forces fan to put away Israeli flag or leave match

Spurs: Israeli flag "could possibly be considered inflammatory" and is not allowed at matches, despite its presence many times in the past.Dan Verbin, Canada, 21/05/2021 21:40
Israeli flag with swastika in it flown at University of London

Israeli flag with swastika in it flown at University of London

One student questioned and two others arrested after string of anti-Semitic hate crimes take place at Royal Holloway, University of London.Dan Verbin, 21/05/2021 17:25
Boris Johnson hails Gaza ceasefire, calls for 'durable solution'

Boris Johnson hails Gaza ceasefire, calls for 'durable solution'

Britain's prime minister welcomes ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, calls for 'sustainable and just peace' for the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2021 09:24
UK: Anti-Israel activists storm factory co-owned by Israeli company

UK: Anti-Israel activists storm factory co-owned by Israeli company

Anti-Israel activists storm British factory co-owned by Israeli defense firm Elbit.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 20/05/2021 07:38
UK experiences "three-fold increase" in anti-Semitic incidents in last five days

UK experiences "three-fold increase" in anti-Semitic incidents in last five days

The "increase in anti-Semitism in response to events in Israel is depressingly familiar and completely inexcusable."Dan Verbin, 13/05/2021 18:24
Watch: 'Flying marines' take over navy vessel

Watch: 'Flying marines' take over navy vessel

A UK company says it has 'delivered the most intense and enthralling spectacle, often likened to the real life Ironman.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 17:52
In Northern Ireland, a small Jewish community tries to avoid conflict

In Northern Ireland, a small Jewish community tries to avoid conflict

As it did decades ago, Northern Ireland’s Jewish community looks to weather the storm of violence on the streets of Belfast.Olivia Fletcher, JTA, 15/04/2021 08:06
Ambassador Tzipi Hotovely: A Bridge to London

Ambassador Tzipi Hotovely: A Bridge to London

Israeli Ambassador to the UK Tzipi Hotovely describes how her family has adapted to being away from home during the COVID period.Hadas Tzuri, 31/03/2021 22:42
'In 10 or 20 years there might not be a religious community in Newcastle'

'In 10 or 20 years there might not be a religious community in Newcastle'

The Jewish community in Newcastle, England, is shrinking. But it’s getting some unexpected help.Jacob Judah, JTA, 17/03/2021 08:57
Yaniv Iczkovits shtetl mystery ‘The Slaughterman’s Daughter’ wins top UK Jewish book prize

Yaniv Iczkovits shtetl mystery ‘The Slaughterman’s Daughter’ wins top UK Jewish book prize

Yaniv Iczkovits’ novel awarded the 2021 Wingate Literary Prize, British Jewry’s top book award after being translated from Hebrew to EnglishGabe Friedman/JTA, 08/03/2021 21:38
'Captain Tom,' 100-year-old vet who raised millions for U.K. health service, dies

'Captain Tom,' 100-year-old vet who raised millions for U.K. health service, dies

100-year-old Captain Tom, who helped raise millions for British health services, died after being hospitalized last weekend.Arutz Sheva, 02/02/2021 19:02
Israel's Elbit awarded $166 million contract with British Navy

Israel's Elbit awarded $166 million contract with British Navy

Elbit Systems subsidiary wins contract to modernize British navy's training program and to establish Future Submarine school.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2021 10:49
There's no vaccine against ineptitude

There's no vaccine against ineptitude

Israelis love to complain. They should read this and count their blessings. Opinion.Noru Tsalic, 08/01/2021 07:40
I hate lockdowns, but I still support the new one

I hate lockdowns, but I still support the new one

I will stick to the rules. Because I believe in the bonds we forge as a community, a country and a society. Op-ed.Emma Burnell, 06/01/2021 08:00
British NGO directs query to Health Minister as lockdown looms

British NGO directs query to Health Minister as lockdown looms

As early as May, scientists had identified at least 12,706 mutations of COVID-19. Time For Recovery UK asks questions about new strain.Mordechai Sones, 21/12/2020 21:59
Returnees from UK to be sent to coronavirus hotels

Returnees from UK to be sent to coronavirus hotels

Defense Ministry acts to quarantine people returning from countries where new, more contagious strain of coronavirus has been discovered.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2020 11:34
Britain begins coronavirus vaccinations

Britain begins coronavirus vaccinations

First dose of coronavirus vaccination administered in the UK, as Britain launches mass-vaccination efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2020 09:21
UK: 'Do Not Resuscitate' orders applied to adult patients with learning difficulties

UK: 'Do Not Resuscitate' orders applied to adult patients with learning difficulties

'Scientific support for sterilization, racial hygiene, brain biopsies of marginalized persons, those with epilepsy or learning disabilities'Mordechai Sones, 03/12/2020 12:19
Britain to approve COVID-19 vaccine

Britain to approve COVID-19 vaccine

American Pfizer vaccine expected to be approved in UK, who will begin vaccinating citizens as early as December.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2020 20:27
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in isolation: I'm in good health

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in isolation: I'm in good health

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson sends video message from isolation and says: "I'm in good health and have no symptoms".Arutz Sheva, 16/11/2020 10:04
UK Federation of Synagogues asks gov't to keep synagogues open

UK Federation of Synagogues asks gov't to keep synagogues open

The UK is about to enter a second national lockdown, lasting a month.Nitzan Keidar, 04/11/2020 09:08
Critiquing data sending UK into lockdown

Critiquing data sending UK into lockdown

UK votes tomorrow on lockdown 'based on mad modeling, and bad science.'Mordechai Sones, 03/11/2020 19:12
WATCH: UK special forces mount daring raid to free hijacked ship

WATCH: UK special forces mount daring raid to free hijacked ship

On Oct 25, British Special Forces stormed a Greek oil tanker hijacked by Nigerian assylum-seekers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2020 15:24
British trade union leader sorry for telling Jewish ex-banker to go ‘count his gold’

British trade union leader sorry for telling Jewish ex-banker to go ‘count his gold’

Trade union leader and ally of Jeremy Corbyn apologizes to a Jewish former banker and ex-lawmaker after telling him to 'go count his gold.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 21/10/2020 07:17