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'The city is desecrating Jewish graves it seeks to commemorate'

'The city is desecrating Jewish graves it seeks to commemorate'

Jewish graves in Ukraine desecrated, remains uncovered as heavy machinery plows through Jewish cemetery.JTA, 13/11/2016 13:51
Ukrainian Neo-Nazism: the European Parliament and Summer Camps

Ukrainian Neo-Nazism: the European Parliament and Summer Camps

Shades of the 1930's, no change. Last in a series.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 30/08/2015 08:04
Emergency Hotline Opened for Ukrainian Jews

Emergency Hotline Opened for Ukrainian Jews

910 hotline to provide a safe means for Ukrainian Jewry to report health emergencies, crimes, and anti-Semitism amid rising unrest.Haim Lev, Tova Dvorin, 26/10/2014 15:12
Ukrainian Jewish Philanthropist Shot Dead

Ukrainian Jewish Philanthropist Shot Dead

Garik Zylberbord was killed in Donetsk while trying to stop pro-Russian rebels from robbing his neighbor’s home.Arutz Sheva staff, 04/09/2014 19:18
JA Bringing Ukrainian Jewish Community to Israel

JA Bringing Ukrainian Jewish Community to Israel

Dozens of Jewish teens cool off in Israel over the summer, as conflict in Donetsk heats up - and Aliyah rises.Tova Dvorin, 15/08/2014 12:48
Ukraine and Us

Ukraine and Us

Ukrainian anti-Semitism is a continuation of the legacy of Europe's persecution and hatred of the Jews, but Ukraine is a country with a prominent place in that hatred.Rabbi Berel Wein, 16/05/2014 12:19
Wounded Ukrainian Mayor on the Mend

Wounded Ukrainian Mayor on the Mend

Gennady Kernes, who was shot last week in Kharkiv, has regained full consciousness and slowly recovering, officials say.Tova Dvorin, 06/05/2014 15:59
Pro-Russian Militias Attack Jewish-Owned Bank

Pro-Russian Militias Attack Jewish-Owned Bank

Pro-Russian militants attack bank owned by Jewish-Ukrainian oligarch; follows shooting of Jewish mayor of Kharkiv.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 16:17
Jewish Mayor in Ukraine Shot, Critically Wounded

Jewish Mayor in Ukraine Shot, Critically Wounded

Mayor of Kharkiv, Gennady Kernes, has been shot in the back by unidentified gunmen; doctors fighting to save his life.Arutz Sheva, 28/04/2014 13:30
Let Abbas Resign!

Let Abbas Resign!

There are excellent reasons to welcome Abbas' resignation, except that even he didn't take his threats seriously.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 23/04/2014 22:25
Ukrainian Synagogue Firebombed

Ukrainian Synagogue Firebombed

Incident marks the second such attack in as many months; comes at a particularly tense time for Ukrainian Jews.Ari Soffer, 21/04/2014 20:57
Kansas Shooter Also Threatened Ukraine Jews

Kansas Shooter Also Threatened Ukraine Jews

Frazier Glenn Cross, who shot up and killed a Jewish center in Kansas, also threatened the Ukraine Jewish community.Moshe Cohen, 20/04/2014 15:42