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650 Pounds of Matzah to be Shipped to Gulf States

A newly formed Jewish group in the Persian Gulf is having 650 pounds of matzah imported to the region ahead of Passover.

Amsterdam Mayor Accuses Netanyahu of Hurting the Fight Against Anti-Semitism

When the leaders of 32 cities around the world convened Tuesday for a “Mayors Summit Against Anti-Semitism,” the event was billed as the first of its kind.

Third Day of Holocaust Remembrance Proposed

Jews who were murdered by the Nazis have two days of commemoration devoted to them. Now two Jewish leaders have proposed a third day of Holocaust remembrance.

French Government to Return Klimt Painting Looted from Austrian Jew in 1938

the French government said that it will return a Gustav Klimt landscape painting that the Nazis stole in 1938 from Jews to the descendants of its rightful owners.

In Austrian Anti-Semitism Study, 31% Made Biased Statements, Down From 2018

In a survey of anti-Semitic attitudes in Austria, 31% of the 2,000 respondents agreed with statements that the poll’s authors said exemplified anti-Jewish biases — a significant drop in that sentiment.

German Jews Raise $40,000 to Prevent Bankruptcy of Halle Kebab Shop

Jewish students in Germany have raised more than $40,000 to help the owner of the kebab shop in Halle that was attacked after a neo-Nazi gunman was unable to enter a nearby synagogue.

Swiss Jews Join Muslims in Protesting Referendum Banning Face-covering Veils

Swiss voters passed a referendum on banning face-covering veils, prompting the country’s Muslim and Jewish groups to protest that infringement on religious freedoms.

Changes to UK Bill Would Make it Easier to Punish Husbands Who Refuse Jewish...

Changes to a United Kingdom bill on domestic abuse make it easier to punish Jewish husbands who refuse to grant a religious divorce, or get

EBay Removes Nazi Toys from its Marketplace

The online auction giant eBay has removed at least 15 Nazi-themed toys — including SS guard figurines and play Nazi tanks — from its listings.

Amazon Alters App Logo That Drew Comparisons to Hitler’s Mustache

Amazon has drawn some Fuehrer fury — over a logo featuring a cardboard box and a piece of tape.