Some eighty thousand men gathered at the Western Well for the holiday priestly blessing.
French police have arrested a young man suspected of making death threats against staff of a Jewish school in Toulouse.
A motion introduced by a Jewish legislator in Ontario to reaffirm the Canadian province’s commitment to religious freedom passed unanimously.
A town near Strasbourg has unveiled dozens of precious Judaica items that were recently discovered during renovation of a former synagogue.
Kenyan security forces were locked in a stand-off on Sunday with gunmen who killed at least 39 people at an upmarket shopping mall in the Kenyan capital, and it was still unclear how many hostages the al Qaeda-linked militants were holding.