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WZO announces plan to bring French Jews to Israel

WZO announces plan to bring French Jews to Israel

World Zionist Organization vice-chairman Yaakov Hagoel states Israel must prepare for increase in aliyah caused by rising anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2020 11:10
Yaakov Hagoel urges governments to fight anti-Semitism 'like the other viruses'

Yaakov Hagoel urges governments to fight anti-Semitism 'like the other viruses'

World Zionist Organization leader condemns anti-Semitic graffiti in France, urges governments to fight anti-Semitism 'like other viruses.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2020 13:57
2 Days Left To Vote In World Zionist Congress Elections

2 Days Left To Vote In World Zionist Congress Elections

U.S. area election for the World Zionist Congress ends in just two days, on March 11, 2020. Vote to make your voice heard in Israel.Alan Silverstein, 09/03/2020 17:00
Diaspora Jewry and the State of Israel. Opinion

Diaspora Jewry and the State of Israel. Opinion

Israelis have elected their 120 representatives. Now it's time for Jews around the world vote in the World Zionist Congress elections.Gael Grunewald, WZO, 04/03/2020 10:14
Interview with Maltese Jewish Community President

Interview with Maltese Jewish Community President

'It's not an easy country to live in, but we talk a lot about aliyah because Eretz Yisrael is center of whole Torah.'Yoni Kempinski, 31/12/2019 18:07
Worldwide rabbis gather in Jerusalem

Worldwide rabbis gather in Jerusalem

150 leaders from 40 countries convene for 3 days of discussions on religion and state, anti-Semitism, the modern family, and more.Yoni Kempinski, 31/12/2019 17:09
Peretz: Absurd that Jews cannot walk with a kippah

Peretz: Absurd that Jews cannot walk with a kippah

Education Minister at WZO conference: Images from Monsey remind us of our long and bloody history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2019 22:53
Lebanese businessman who donated Hitler's items honored in J'lem

Lebanese businessman who donated Hitler's items honored in J'lem

Abdallah Chatila, the Lebanese-Swiss businessman who bought Hitler's personal items to keep them from neo-Nazis, honored in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2019 22:16
Should we care about the World Zionist Organization elections?

Should we care about the World Zionist Organization elections?

Does the World Zionist Organization still concern the Jews of the world? How do they relate to it?Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/12/2019 06:02
'Masks are removed: Anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism'

'Masks are removed: Anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism'

WZO, Jewish Agency praise French National Assembly for resolution acknowledhing anti-Zionism is modern form of anti-Semitism.Gary Willig, 03/12/2019 22:04
'Time for social media networks to be held responsible'

'Time for social media networks to be held responsible'

World Zionist Organization leader calls for social media networks to 'start acting' against online incitement and anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2019 22:05
Zionist General Council: 'Judea and Samaria,' not 'West Bank'

Zionist General Council: 'Judea and Samaria,' not 'West Bank'

General Assembly of the World Zionist Organization calls on Israeli government to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaira.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/10/2019 19:50
'Argentine authorities must wake up to anti-Semitism'

'Argentine authorities must wake up to anti-Semitism'

WZO, Argentinian Jewish organizations publish study on worrying trends of anti-Semitism in Argentina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2019 22:38
Jewish Agency chair: 'A matter of time before more casualties'

Jewish Agency chair: 'A matter of time before more casualties'

Jewish Agency Board of Governors to governments: Adopt international definition of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2019 10:43
Cooking in Hebrew

Cooking in Hebrew

Cooking in Hebrew enables pleasant, relaxed meeting of community members to deepen content of Jewish identity, holidays, and festivals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2019 21:04
'In every generation there are those who wish to destroy us'

'In every generation there are those who wish to destroy us'

Annual symposium on combating anti-Semitism held days after anti-Semitic attack on synagogue in Pennsylvania which left 11 dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2018 09:28
Rivlin: 'Settlement in Israel binds the right and the left'

Rivlin: 'Settlement in Israel binds the right and the left'

President attends event marking 50 years of the WZO Settlement Division. 'We are home, and we will not be moved again.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2018 19:55
Russian-speaking judge appointed to Zionist Court of the US

Russian-speaking judge appointed to Zionist Court of the US

Defense Minister Liberman welcomes the first-ever Russian-speaking judge appointed to the Zionist Court of the United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2018 14:27
Survey: 27% of European Jews don't feel safe

Survey: 27% of European Jews don't feel safe

A third of European Jewry has experienced or witnessed anti-Semitism.JTA, 21/01/2018 22:33
WZO: Anti-Semitism on the rise in the US

WZO: Anti-Semitism on the rise in the US

World Zionist Organization survey shows spike in anti-Semitism in the US over past year.Hezki Baruch, 01/01/2018 22:36
Netanyahu: Herzl is the modern day Moses

Netanyahu: Herzl is the modern day Moses

World Zionist Organization celebrates the 120th anniversary of the First Zionist Congress on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.Ido Ben Porat, 27/09/2017 23:35
'Anti-Semitism increasing around the world'

'Anti-Semitism increasing around the world'

World Zionist Organization leader Yaakov Hagoel says President Trump was correct to condemn anti-Semitic attack in St. Louis.Hezky Baruch, 22/02/2017 17:54
World Zionist Organization reaches out down under

World Zionist Organization reaches out down under

Former MK Dov Lipman visits Australia to teach Israel supporters to combat BDS with a more 'nuanced' approach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2016 17:04
'Israeli Lives Matter' page draws thousands

'Israeli Lives Matter' page draws thousands

Online initiative memorializing Israeli victims of terror seeks to bring their human stories to international audiences.Ari Soffer, 04/02/2016 16:54
J Street says Jews not indigenous to Israel

J Street says Jews not indigenous to Israel

'Pro-Israel'? Liberal groups fail to torpedo World Zionist Congress bill declaring Jewish indigenous status in Israel. But why did they try?Ari Soffer, 25/10/2015 15:53
Watch:Rabbis Gather in Jerusalem to Discuss Crises

Watch:Rabbis Gather in Jerusalem to Discuss Crises

130 world rabbis gather in Jerusalem to discuss anti-Semitism, assimilation, and other challenges facing the Jewish world.Yoni Kempinski, Cynthia Blank, 31/12/2014 09:59
WZO Official: Antwerp Stabbing 'Not Surprising'

WZO Official: Antwerp Stabbing 'Not Surprising'

Yaakov Hagoel of the World Zionist Organization warns of increased anti-Semitism throughout Europe.Shimon Cohen, 17/11/2014 03:14
'No Doubt Belgian Synagogue Fire Anti-Semitism'

'No Doubt Belgian Synagogue Fire Anti-Semitism'

WZO's Ya'akov Hagoel tells Arutz Sheva synagogue was targeted by arsonists before, rejects officials claiming 'criminal' act.Hezki Baruch, 16/09/2014 20:59
Celebrating French Immigration and Absorption

Celebrating French Immigration and Absorption

The World Zionist Organization holds a special aliyah fair for French tourists wishing to move to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 18/08/2014 05:45
Study Finds Rise in Anti-Semitic Incidents

Study Finds Rise in Anti-Semitic Incidents

World Zionist Organization: there was an increase of over 383% in anti-Semitic incidents in July 2014 compared to this time last year.Uzi Baruch and Elad Benari, 11/08/2014 06:15
Watch: First Family-Sized Zionism Quiz at Ariel

Watch: First Family-Sized Zionism Quiz at Ariel

Contestants speak about the first Zionist quiz for families, in which Judea Samaria families showed their knowledge.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 09/04/2014 13:43
Livni Request Against Settlement Division Rejected

Livni Request Against Settlement Division Rejected

Leftists Galon and Livni initiative to limit WZO division for Judea and Samaria blocked by Knesset Committee.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 19/03/2014 11:40
'We Want Seedlings, Not Rockets'

'We Want Seedlings, Not Rockets'

World Likud, WZO, Jordan Valley Regional Council team up to ensure Israel's roots in the Jordan Valley in a unique way: through trees.Tova Dvorin, 17/01/2014 08:25
Rabbis Visit Samaria, Oppose Boycott

Rabbis Visit Samaria, Oppose Boycott

International delegation of rabbis and community leaders visit Samaria; 'Judea and Samaria an inseparable part of the Jewish state'.Ari Soffer, 01/01/2014 18:22
New Council to Spread Hebrew in North America

New Council to Spread Hebrew in North America

WZO starts new council to advance Hebrew language and Israeli culture in North America.Darryl Egnal, Ari Yashar, 13/11/2013 09:38
French Aliyah Nearly Doubles in 2013

French Aliyah Nearly Doubles in 2013

Organizers from the World Zionist Organization hold second annual fair for French olim, who are moving to Israel in record numbers.Kochava Rozenbaum, Ari Soffer, 18/08/2013 13:43
Audio: Swedish Activists Rally for Israel

Audio: Swedish Activists Rally for Israel

"Zionism should be a given. It is Jewish self-governance and it's a human right," stated local activist Saskia Pantell, one of the speakers.Ben Bresky, 07/06/2013 15:23
Anti-Semitism Skyrocketing in France

Anti-Semitism Skyrocketing in France

Anti-Semitism is skyrocketing in France. Last year saw a 58 percent rise in the number of anti-Semitic incidents there, a survey reports.Chana Ya'ar, 20/02/2013 11:57
WZO: Anti-Semitism Still Growing

WZO: Anti-Semitism Still Growing

Anti-Semitism, unfortunately, is alive and well, and even growing, according to the WZO's Yaakov HagoelDavid Lev, 28/01/2013 01:44
Watch WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rally

Watch WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rally

The World Zionist Organization marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day and International Day for Combating anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva TV, 27/01/2013 22:59
WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rallies Streaming Live

WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rallies Streaming Live

The WZO and Arutz Sheva will simulcast world wide rallies to counter Judeophobia live at 7:00 PM Israel time.Ben Bresky & INN Staff, 27/01/2013 17:25
Survey: 40% of France Holds Anti-Semitic Beliefs

Survey: 40% of France Holds Anti-Semitic Beliefs

Amid the rise in hate crimes in France, the World Zionist Organization calculated the level of anti-Semitism among French citizens Annie Lubin, 23/01/2013 21:45
Can Anti-Semitism Around the World be Combated?

Can Anti-Semitism Around the World be Combated?

In an exclusive interview, the director of the Center for Countering Anti-Semitism speaks of the harsh realities of the world we live in. Annie Lubin, 12/10/2012 01:13
Stockholm: Over 1,000 in Pro-Israel Rally

Stockholm: Over 1,000 in Pro-Israel Rally

Protest hailed as the first pro-Israel event held in such a central location in 10 years.Gil Ronen, 02/09/2012 18:38
Herzl Museum Presents: Interactive Zionist Wall

Herzl Museum Presents: Interactive Zionist Wall

Herzl Museum reveals the first interactive Zionist wall, meant to educate about Zionism using the most up-to-date technology.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 21/06/2012 09:50
Fly Internet Israeli Flag for Independence Day

Fly Internet Israeli Flag for Independence Day

"It's 64 years of Israeli independence. As Zionism renews itself, so does technology," says the World Zionist Organization. Ben Bresky, 24/04/2012 22:20
WZO's Young Zionist Leaders Sing Hatikvah in Miami

WZO's Young Zionist Leaders Sing Hatikvah in Miami

Over 150 Jewish college students attended the 2012 Young Zionist Leadership Conference in Miami.Elad Benari, 14/02/2012 03:14
Zionist Conference to Take Place in New York

Zionist Conference to Take Place in New York

Pro-Israel supporters are taking action to counter the BDS campaign with a special conference in New York. Min. Yuli Edelstein will speak.Ben Bresky & Jade Kestenberg, 14/09/2011 05:40
Zionist Anti-Semitism Conference

Zionist Anti-Semitism Conference

An interview with Yaakov Hagoel of the World Zionist Organization on the anti-Semitism conference in Paris, which confronts Judeo-phobia.Ben Bresky & Eitan Ori Behar, 29/11/2010 18:14