December 22, 2010 12:23am
Representatives of the Russian Jewish Congress asked the U.S. Congress to repeal the Jackson-Vanik amendment.
December 14, 2010 12:49am
Major Jewish organizations headed by wealthy Jews in Ukraine and Russia have started campaigns to raise funds for the victims of the Carmel fire.
September 20, 2010 11:14pm
A Russian Jewish leader urged the head of Moscow State University to take steps to drop a history textbook considered by many to be anti-Semitic.
August 8, 2010 4:57pm
Moscow State University has issued a textbook on Russian history that some are calling anti-Semitic because it counts the number of Jews in Soviet governments.
July 11, 2010 8:19pm
The story of how David Naumkin’s Jewish name saved him from an orphanage in Grozny.
July 2, 2010 12:59am
Exhibit at a Russian war museum tells the story of Jewish Red Army soldiers during World War II through letters, diaries, pictures and video.
June 28, 2010 5:23pm
Elie Wiesel has launched a global campaign to free former Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who is on trial in Moscow for embezzlement.
June 21, 2010 4:23pm
A homemade bomb that exploded outside a Russian synagogue caused damage to the synagogue and a neighboring house.
June 15, 2010 7:58pm
The Jewish community of Bishkek is helping to deliver humanitarian aid to the south of Kyrgyzstan for those who are caught up in the ethnic rioting taking place there.
June 13, 2010 10:42pm
A hotel with a kosher restaurant has opened in a southwestern Ukrainian town.