is JTA's news and features correspondent in Europe. Based in the Netherlands, he covers the mosaic of cultures, languages and traditions that is European Jewry. Born in Israel, he used to work as foireign news editor for Ma'ariv and as a reporter for Haaretz.
November 25, 2013 8:31am
Hungarian Jewish leaders condemned a prominent member of the community for his anti-gay statements.
November 25, 2013 8:17am
Ukrainian Jewish leaders said Romania was unfit to head a Holocaust remembrance forum because it has not done enough to come to grips with its own Holocaust-era culpability.
November 25, 2013 6:12am
The Norwegian government’s child welfare adviser said Jews and Muslims would stop circumcising children if they learned more about the risks and pain involved in the procedure.
November 22, 2013 12:44pm
A small leftist party in France has announced that it is aligning itself with the international campaign to boycott Israel and Israeli products.
November 22, 2013 10:33am
Finnish police are investigating whether a captain overloaded a boat that sought to breach Israel’s blockade of the Gaza Strip.
November 22, 2013 10:12am
An Israeli with alleged ties to Israeli crime bosses was shot dead in South Africa some six months after he left Israel.
November 22, 2013 9:49am
A Moroccan Jewish leader said proposed bills by Moroccan lawmakers to outlaw all contact with Israelis stand no chance of passing.
November 22, 2013 9:35am
Citing anti-Semitic content, a French court sanctioned a publishing house for five books, including one first printed more than a century ago.
November 22, 2013 6:50am
Israeli Labor party leader Shelly Yachimovich lost primary elections for the party leadership to Isaac Herzog.
November 22, 2013 6:46am
The Jewish community of Paraguay inaugurated a new Jewish museum that includes the country’s first Holocaust studies center.