Man arrested for shouting Nazi slogans at chief rabbi of Vienna

49-year-old man arrested for making Nazi salute, shouting pro-Hitler slogans at Chief Rabbi of Vienna and his grandson.JTA, 1/28/2018, 3:24 PM

'Survivors' stories must remain part of our collective memory'

European Commission President on Int'l Holocaust Day: Anti-Semitism is not only a threat for Jews.Nitsan Keidar, 1/28/2018, 4:24 AM

Polish PM: Auschwitz-Birkenau is not a Polish name

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki responds to controversy over bill to outlaw mention of Polish involvement in Holocaust.Elad Benari, 1/28/2018, 1:43 AM

Kurz says Austria bears 'responsibility' for Holocaust

Austrian Chancellor Kurz admits country's role in Holocaust, promises to fight anti-Semitism.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2018, 12:02 AM

Polish legislation 'a slap in the face,' European rabbi says

European Jewish Association leader slams Polish bill to outlaw mention of involvement in Holocaust, says it harms righteous Poles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2018, 10:32 PM

Merkel: Shameful that Jews need police protection

German Chancellor Merkel warns of rising anti-Semitism on Holocaust Remembrance Day.AFP, 1/27/2018, 7:10 PM

Slovenian president doubts country will recognize 'Palestine'

Slovenian President says he will only back recognition of Palestinian state if it contributes to solution of conflict with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/26/2018, 10:12 PM

'Punish author of anti-Semitic fraternity song'

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz urges punishment for authors of anti-Semitic poem that appeared in a fraternity’s songbook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2018, 5:44 AM

Memorial for Hungarian Hitler ally cancelled

Budapest church cancels memorial for Miklos Horthy following outcry from Jewish groups.Ben Ariel, 1/26/2018, 4:46 AM

Labour Party fights ban on Hezbollah

Britain's Labour Party calls on members to oppose total ban on Hezbollah terror organization.JTA, 1/25/2018, 10:35 PM

Israel declares victory as EU condemns PA for financing terror

The EU human rights assembly condemns Palestinian Authority for financing terrorism in the first-ever resolution of its kind.Tzvi Lev, 1/25/2018, 7:33 PM

Moscow college student barred from exam for not removing kippa

Jewish student at Moscow State University was barred from taking an exam because he refused to remove his kippa.JTA, 1/25/2018, 7:56 AM

Hungarian politician blasted over memorial for Hitler ally

Hungary's Jews condemn senior member of ruling party for participating in memorial for Nazi-allied Miklos Horthy.Ben Ariel, 1/25/2018, 6:43 AM

French lawmakers banned from wearing religious symbols

Lawmakers prohibited from wearing religious symbols in parliament 'to maintain atmosphere of neutrality.'JTA, 1/24/2018, 9:36 PM

'Anti-Semitism will not disappear quickly'

EU Coordinator for fighting Anti-Semitism discusses efforts to combat anti-Semitism on continent. 'A strong democracy can face the issues.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/24/2018, 9:06 PM

European Parliament commemorates Roma Holocaust

For the first time, European Parliament includes Roma victims in Holocaust Remembrance Day event. Roma still suffer discrimination today.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 5:32 PM

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, 1/24/2018, 4:31 PM

Watch: Memorial prayer recited at European Parliament

IDF Chief Cantor Shai Abramson sings 'Kel Malei Rahamim' prayer at international Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in European Parliament.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 2:40 PM

EJC President warns Europe as Holocaust memory fades

WATCH: European Jewish leader warns Europe's immunization to anti-Semitism is ending as Holocaust memory fades.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 2:25 PM

Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders discuss the Holocaust

What happens when a rabbi, an imam, and an archbishop meet at a Holocaust Remembrance Day conference?Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 1:54 PM

Austria far-right under pressure over Nazi songbook

Austrian candidate Udo Landbauer serves as deputy chair of fraternity responsible for publishing anti-Semitic songs.AFP, 1/24/2018, 10:57 AM

Poland charges three men who celebrated Hitler's birthday

Polish prosecutors charge three men who were filmed celebrating Adolf Hitler's birthday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2018, 5:44 AM

Immigrants in Austria: Judaism is harmful to the world

Survey of immigrants in radical bastion of Graz, Austria - most of them Afghans - finds 54.5% believe Jews only care about themselves.Guy Cohen, 1/23/2018, 8:16 AM

Labour UK ignoring complaints of anti-Semitism, leader alleges

Leader of UK Labour Party's Jewish movement accuses party of ignoring 'vast backlog' of complaints about anti-Semitism within Labour.JTA, 1/23/2018, 8:01 AM

EU lawmakers under fire for inviting Khamenei ally

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, who has close ties to former minister wanted for 1994 Buenos Aires bombing, to speak at EU parliament.Elad Benari, 1/23/2018, 5:45 AM

EU promises to back Abbas' demand for Jerusalem

EU foreign affairs chief 'reassures' Abbas that EU committed to establishing Palestinian state - with Jerusalem as its capital.David Rosenberg, 1/22/2018, 5:54 PM

Amnesty UK cancels Jewish community event over 'settlements'

Amnesty cancels joint event at last minute, deeming it inappropriate 'to host an event by those actively supporting settlements.'JTA, 1/22/2018, 12:44 PM

Paris suburb to recognize 'state of Palestine'

Executive order to be signed at Gennevilliers city hall recognizing Palestinian state. Mayor calls on other localities to do the same.JTA, 1/22/2018, 11:04 AM

​​​​​​​French broadcaster blasted for prime-time Holocaust joke

French lawyer slams media for disallowing jokes about women but allowing a woman to make jokes about the Holocaust.JTA, 1/22/2018, 7:48 AM

Report: Slovenia to recognize 'Palestine'

Officials say Slovenia will recognize the "state of Palestine" this month in response to Trump's recognition of Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 1/22/2018, 6:08 AM

France: 33-year-old charged with planning terror attack

33-year-old man who pledged allegiance to ISIS charged with planning a terror attack.Ben Ariel, 1/21/2018, 6:04 AM

A landing the passengers will never forget

Plane attempts to land during storm, nearly flips over before pilot successfully touches down.Ido Ben Porat, 1/20/2018, 11:06 PM

Vandals target Amsterdam synagogue, Jewish hospice

Vandals target synagogue, Jewish hospice, in what police spokesman calls 'a deliberate attack against a Jewish institution.'JTA, 1/20/2018, 8:32 PM

German Bundestag approves new anti-Semitism commissioner

New legislation will establish commissioner to handle the issue of rising anti-Semitism in the country.Elad Benari, 1/19/2018, 4:13 AM

Berlin: Saying politician 'Holocaust denier' is protected speech

Berlin court says calling politician a Holocaust denier is protected speech.JTA, 1/18/2018, 12:51 PM

Organizers of stunt at Auschwitz sent to jail

Polish court jails organizers of a stunt that saw a dozen people take off their clothes and slaughter a lamb at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2018, 6:36 AM

Trial of Burgas bombing suspects begins

Two men allegedly linked to Hezbollah go on trial in absentia in Bulgaria over 2012 attack on Israeli tourists.Elad Benari, 1/18/2018, 5:08 AM

Belgium allocates $23 million to UNRWA

Following U.S. cut to UNRWA, Belgium pledges $23 million over three years to UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, 1/18/2018, 3:04 AM

British Labour Party drops candidate linking Holocaust to Gaza

Party scraps candidate who said Holocaust victims 'turning in their graves' over shelling of 'Gaza ghetto.'JTA, 1/17/2018, 10:57 PM

Poland seeks to tamp down German war reparations row

Polish minister says country is 'looking for solutions,' says issue of reparations should not harm relationship with Germany.AFP, 1/17/2018, 4:17 PM

Clemency plea denied for convicted Auschwitz guard, 96

German courts reject former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening's plea for clemency.JTA, 1/17/2018, 3:10 PM

Austrian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial if FP ministers attend

Jewish leader says community will not attend Austria's Holocaust memorial ceremony if lawmakers from far-right Freedom Party are present.JTA, 1/16/2018, 8:57 PM

Manchester rabbi questioned again in fraud case

UK rabbi questioned again by local police in ongoing fraud investigation against investment firm.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2018, 5:11 PM

Jewish burial society: Remove London coroner delaying burials

Society calls to remove coroner over delayed Jewish burials. Coroner: 'No death will be prioritized over any other because of religion.'JTA, 1/16/2018, 2:53 PM

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

Former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening launches bid for clemency in a final bid to avoid serving his sentence as an accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 1/16/2018, 5:33 AM

UK Labour chief 'concerned' by Israel's anti-BDS list

Labour chief Jeremy Corbyn blasts Trump over 'failure to back UN, UNESCO'. Corbyn expresses 'concern' after Israel bans BDS organizationsDavid Rosenberg, 1/14/2018, 11:01 PM

Britain to discuss full Hezbollah ban

British House of Commons to discuss a ban on Hezbollah that also includes its so-called "political wing".Elad Benari, 1/14/2018, 5:13 AM

Girl’s face cut near Paris in suspected anti-Semitic assault

Unidentified assailant attacks Jewish schoolgirl with utility knife in what former mayor calls 'a heinous anti-Semitic attack.'JTA, 1/13/2018, 6:14 PM

'Is the UK funding the terrorists who tried to murder me?'

British woman stabbed, left for dead by PA terrorists who murdered her friend presses UK to investigate if funds are going to her attackers.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2018, 8:57 AM

UK woman on trial for songs denying Holocaust, mocking survivors

British folksinger charged over Youtube videos denying Holocaust, mocking survivors. Suspect claims charges have hurt her business.JTA, 1/12/2018, 7:45 AM

Germany: Thüringen police now printing pamphlets in Farsi

Germans further accommodate Muslim migrants as crime rate surges.Mordechai Sones, 1/11/2018, 2:21 PM

Austrian police fine students for waving Israeli flags

Austrian police detain, fine, Jewish students who were attacked for holding Israeli flags during an anti-Israel demonstration.Haim Lev, 1/11/2018, 10:38 AM

Norway, EU to push 'two-state solution'

Norway and the European Union announce an "extraordinary session" on January 31 in an attempt to push the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 1/11/2018, 6:06 AM

Sweden warns against cutting funding to UNRWA

Swedish UN ambassador says a US withdrawal of support from UNRWA 'would be destabilizing for the region.'AFP, 1/9/2018, 8:04 PM

French kosher store burns down on anniversary of attack

Prosecutor says arson suspected, after Jewish grocery store scorched following vandalism incident.AFP, 1/9/2018, 1:30 PM

Amsterdam: Jewish-owned restaurant vandalized - again

Vandals smash window of Jewish restaurant in Amsterdam, one month after previous attack.Haim Lev, 1/9/2018, 1:12 PM

Outrage after French mayor scraps pork-free school meals

Mayor eliminates alternative school lunches, claiming pork-free options are 'anti-Republican.'AFP, 1/9/2018, 10:11 AM