CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 16: Chicago mounted police honor Commander Paul Bauer as his remains are carried into the Nativity of Our Lord church in the Bridgeport neighborhood on February 16, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. Bauer was shot and killed on February 13, while trying to help stop a man …

Chicago: Police Launch Hate Crime Probe After Homes Defaced with Swastikas

A trio of Chicago residents notified police of anti-semitic chalk markings discovered on their properties since Friday, according to reports. One resident from the city’s Uptown neighborhood told law enforcement that they witnessed a man on Friday afternoon defacing a pillar outside his home located in the 800 block

The president of the Egyptian Jewish Community, Magda Shehata Haroun, at the Shaar Hashamayim Synagogue in Cairo

Second Synagogue Vandalized in Iran

A second synagogue has been reported vandalized in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz, with attackers damaging Torah scrolls, prayer books and ritual objects.

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UK’s Oldest Synagogue Targeted for Nazi Poster

Police are hunting two men who put up Nazi propaganda next to Britain’s oldest synagogue, in the latest offence revealed during National Hate Crime Awareness Week.

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Report: Jewish Community Bomb Threat Suspect Not Cooperating with Israeli Police

The Israeli-American teenager whose remand was extended for eight days by an Israeli court on Thursday over suspicions he was behind dozens of bomb threats against Jewish institutions in the US and elsewhere, was not answering police questions or cooperating with investigators, according to a number of reports in the Hebrew press.

Israeli archaeologist Dr. Ofer Sion stands on Byzantine-era paving stones as he excavates the 1,500-year-old street on February 10, 2010 in the Old City in Jerusalem, Israel. The Israel Antiquities Authority said that the excavations confirm the accuracy of the famous Madaba map, an ancient mosaic map to be found …

Israel Uncovers Possible Medieval Synagogue

A medieval building that may have been used as a synagogue has been uncovered at the site of Huqoq, a village near the Sea of Galilee in Israel.

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Israeli Businessman Aims to Save Central Synagogue of Aleppo

Ynetnews reports: An emergency campaign to save the last remnants of the Jewish community of Aleppo in war-torn northern Syria is being carried out by Moti Kahana, President of the Amaliah humanitarian organization. Kahana and his organization are engaged in