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August 5, 2014 5:04pm
Comments by Binyomin Jacobs about anti-Semitism in the Netherlands triggered a strong show of support from Christian and Muslim leaders.
August 4, 2014 2:46pm
Under heavy police protection, Jewish gays participated in the annual Amsterdam gay pride parade in defense of their country’s liberal values.
July 29, 2014 1:22pm
In a country with strong pro-Palestinian sentiment, a cafeteria has been transformed into a a bustling center advocating for Israel online.
July 28, 2014 11:51am
Born in the Netherlands to an Israeli father and Dutch mother, Ithamar Avnon volunteered for Israeli army duty, serving in Operation Cast Lead in 2009.
July 22, 2014 3:04pm
France’s Jewish Defense League, a controversial group with a history of vigilantism, is enjoying growing support amid fears that police cannot protect Jewish institutions.
July 21, 2014 12:40pm
International Jewish groups and the community of Dnepropetrovsk are mounting rescue and relief operations for hundreds of Jews who fled battle zones with little more than a suitcase.
July 20, 2014 4:53pm
A French entrepreneur is marketing a kosher caviar substitute he hopes will capitalize on demand from observant Jews for gourmet foodstuffs.
July 18, 2014 6:30pm
A violent confrontation at a Paris synagogue leaves France’s Jews reflecting on their vulnerability and the value of self-reliance.
July 14, 2014 12:06pm
Initiated by the Kremlin, a Holocaust commemoration in Crimea drew an international press corps and a delegation of Chabad rabbis from across Europe to the contested territory.
July 10, 2014 5:40pm
Rabbi Natan Levy of London says he joined the fast to promote understanding between Jews and Muslims.