is JTA's news and features correspondent in Europe.
March 8, 2015 2:45pm
No fewer than eight Israeli restaurants have opened in Japan in the plast five years, serving the classic Middle Eastern staple to a novelty-oriented and health-obsessed urban elite.
March 2, 2015 6:06pm
The slaying of a liberal politician who was called a traitor for criticizing the president was especially alarming for a minority with an outsized representation in opposition circles.
February 24, 2015 3:25pm
Dovid Katz has become a target of scorn for speaking out against Holocaust distortion in a region where neo-Nazi groups thrive on anti-Russian sentiment.
February 20, 2015 1:20pm
An unprecedented mobilization following the slaying of a Jewish guard at a Copenhagen synagogue is giving rise to hope for a new interfaith front against hate.
February 15, 2015 8:37pm
Before the deadly shooting of a volunteer security guard, Danish officials reportedly had said that posting armed police outside Jewish institutions would be too disturbing to the general population.
February 10, 2015 12:25pm
Despite senior EU officials’ passionate vows to fight anti-Semitism, the phenomenon is still misunderstood or ignored by some rank-and-file officials.
February 10, 2015 11:07am
A Holocaust education center near Hiroshima teaches schoolchildren about the Nazis’ Jewish victims and the importance of heeding their conscience.
February 3, 2015 1:50pm
Israeli archaeologist Yoram Haimi for years has warned that a planned museum at Sobibor threatens historical artifacts from the death camp in eastern Poland. Now his warnings are gaining traction.
January 27, 2015 11:17am
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, tensions between Russia and its neighbors are eclipsing the focus on Holocaust survivors.
January 21, 2015 2:42pm
A Jewish mother’s fight for greater access to her twin boys has sparked anger from Vienna to London.