June 27, 2012 9:10am
The Claims Conference is tripling its aid to Greece’s Holocaust survivors in light of the country’s economic crisis and funding an education program on anti-Semitism due to the recent rise of a neo-Nazi party.
June 20, 2012 3:00pm
Two Jewish local tycoons are leading the effort to restore some dignity to the remnant and memory of the region’s historic Jewish community amid its present despair and disrepair. And they’re getting some help from a man responsible for moving many of Moldova’s Jews to Israel.
June 18, 2012 10:10am
The neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party defied predictions and won nearly 7 percent of the vote in the Greek national elections.
June 10, 2012 6:14pm
Prominent businessman and Jewish philanthropist Matthew Bronfman returns to his family’s roots and is greeted with honor in a place that his ancestors had fled well over a century ago.
June 10, 2012 10:37am
The prime minister of Moldova called for strengthening ties between the Eastern European country and Israel.
June 3, 2012 7:18pm
The success of Greece’s only Jewish school — which has a 70 percent enrollment rate among Athens’ Jewish children — is imperiled by the economic crisis roiling Greece.
May 15, 2012 11:48am
The Greek government and Jewish community condemned the leader of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party after he denied there were gas chambers or ovens at Nazi death camps.
May 13, 2012 2:03pm
The Greek neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party, which won nearly 7 percent of the vote in last week’s elections, has had its official website taken down by its host, WordPress.
May 8, 2012 1:56pm
Greece’s Jewish community warned that the election of a neo-Nazi party to parliament posed a “serious blow” to Greek democracy and called on fellow citizens to oppose the return of fascism.
May 7, 2012 2:01pm
Jewish leaders in Greece expressed concern and disappointment after the fascist Golden Dawn party was poised to enter the Greek parliament for the first time.