April 25, 2014 12:06pm
Several graves were damaged seriously in vandalism at a more than 400-year-old Jewish cemetery in Split, Croatia.
April 24, 2014 5:44pm
When Pope Francis canonizes two of his predecessors — John XXIII and John Paul II — Jews will also be celebrating their legacies.
April 18, 2014 2:27pm
Seven people associated with the anti-Semitic website Holywar were charged with racial discrimination and defamation.
April 17, 2014 1:28pm
Beppe Grillo, an Italian comic turned politician, refused to apologize for his parody of a Primo Levi poem about the Holocaust to criticize Italy’s government and political system.
April 4, 2014 11:42am
The Jewish community in Milan is confronting an apparent case of embezzlement that saw millions of dollars removed from the community bank accounts.
March 27, 2014 11:44am
Pope Francis is going ahead with his visit to Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Authority in May, despite a strike by Israeli diplomats.
March 21, 2014 8:25am
An Italian Jewish leader declared it “shameful” and “unacceptable” that a Rome bakery posted a sign barring entry to Roma, or Gypsies, and said the attempt recalled Holocaust-era anti-Jewish discrimination.
March 9, 2014 3:09pm
Police in Prague are investigating the murder of Jiri Fiedler, an influential researcher on Jewish heritage in the Czech Republic.
March 6, 2014 11:31am
Italy was among several countries to mark the second European Day of the Righteous honoring those who stood up to totalitarianism and crimes against humanity.
March 5, 2014 12:55pm
The president of the Rome Jewish community revealed that he too had been sent the severed head of a pig about 10 days after pig heads were sent to Rome’s main synagogue, the Israeli embassy and a museum with an exhibit on Jewish culture in January.
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