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Holocaust Memorial Splits Belgium's Jews

By JTA

A Holocaust memorial plan in Belgium is splitting the divide between the country’s Flemish and Francophone Jewish leaders.Read More


Bibi: Draft Law Must Apply to All

By Haaretz

Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that he would only support a law over IDF enlistment and national service if it applies to every Israeli citizen, including Israel’s Arab population and the ultra-Orthodox.Read More


Clinton to Latvia: Resolve Jewish Property Issues

By JTA

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton urged Latvia to resolve issues related to restitution of Jewish property.Read More


Hungary Anti-Semite Admits Jewish Roots

By JTA

A leader of Hungary’s anti-Semitic Jobbik party confessed to having Jewish origins, but Jewish leaders reacted to his statement dismissively.Read More


Orthodox and Reform Campers Join for Fourth

By JTA

Orthodox and Reform Jewish campers will hold a joint Fourth of July celebration.Read More


Chicago Chabad House Avoids Foreclosure

By JTA

A Chicago Chabad House avoided foreclosure by filing for bankruptcy.Read More


Jews Ask Gunter Grass To Skip Synagogue Visit

By JTA

Gunter Grass, the Nobel Prize-winning poet banned from entering Israel, is being asked not to visit the Gdansk syangogue.Read More


Ivory Coast Immigrants Next To Be Deported

Migrant workers from the Ivory Coast have two weeks to leave Israel before they begin being arrested and ultimately deported, Israel’s Interior Minister Eli Yishai said.Read More


Putin: Russia Recognizes Palestine as State

By JTA

Russian President Vladimir Putin told Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas that Moscow already has recognized a Palestinian state.Read More


Google Anti-Semitism Suit Dropped in France

By JTA

French groups have settled a lawsuit accusing Google of violating French anti-racism laws because of a function that they say perpetuated anti-Semitic stereotypes.Read More





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