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EU Human Rights Commissioner: Stop Ignoring Anti-Semitism

TEL AVIV – The European Union’s commissioner for human rights called on the organization to stop ignoring the rise in anti-Semitism on the continent and to use the Holocaust as a reminder of the dangers posed by complacency.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 17: The Palestinian flag is waved by fans during the UEFA Champions League Play-off First leg match between Celtic and Hapoel Beer-Sheva at Celtic Park on August 17, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Steve Welsh/Getty Images)

Hamas Praises Celtic Glasgow Fans For Waving Palestinian Flags

JAFFA, Israel – The Scottish football team Celtic Glasgow has won praise after its fans flew Palestinian flags during a Champions League match against Israel’s Hapoel Beersheba on Wednesday, in which the Israeli team was defeated 5 to 2. Hamas

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Exodus: Western Europe Jewish Migration to Israel Hits All-Time High

JERUSALEM (AP) — Jewish immigration to Israel from western Europe has reached an all-time high as a result of a rise in anti-Semitic attacks, a leading nonprofit group said Thursday. The Jewish Agency, which works closely with the Israeli government

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Israel May Have Found a ‘Solution’ to Palestinian Knife Attacks

Palestinians and Israeli Arabs have carried out at least 100 knife attacks against Israeli soldiers and civilians in recent months. Now, the Israeli military hopes it has found a way of keeping its troops safe: Neck protectors designed to prevent

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Israel to Release Bodies of 20 Terrorists for Burial

Israel Authorities are expected to release the bodies of more than 20 Palestinian terrorists who were killed while they were carrying out terror attacks, according to a report on Friday. On Thursday, the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories

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Abbas: Palestinian Terrorist Violence Is ‘Justified Popular Uprising’

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas referred to the last three months of violence Monday as a “justified popular uprising”. Abbas’s comments came as a new poll shows widespread Palestinian support for ongoing attacks on Israelis.

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France Leads The Way As Anti-Semitic Attacks Surge Worldwide

Attacks against Jewish businesses and individuals grew worldwide by 38 per cent in 2014, a new report by Tel Aviv University academics reveals, with France showing the fastest rate of growth in anti-Semitic violence. Although events such as the execution

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Jews Flee Britain as Anti-Semitic Attacks Reach All Time High

Anti-Semitic attacks hit an all time high last year, more than doubling from the previous year’s total to hit 1,168 incidents in 2014. And as the Paris attacks of last month continue to reverberate, there are fears within the British