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United States / 31-07-2015

More than 100 headstones toppled at historic Jewish cemetery

More than 100 headstones toppled at historic Jewish cemetery

Philadelphia - More than 100 headstones were toppled at a historic Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia.    The groundskeeper of Adath Jeshurun Cemetery arrived around 6 a.m. Thursday to the burial ground along Bridge Street ...

Sweden / 30-07-2015

Jewish family assaulted

Jewish family assaulted

Örebro - A Jewish family from Örebro reported the municipal housing company ÖrebroBostäder to the Discrimination Ombudsman.  The family says that their neighbor assaulted them, said antisemitic statements and threatened them with a ...

Canada / 30-07-2015

Canadian terrorist claimed she wanted to kill Jewish children to save them from ‘Eternal Hell’

Canadian terrorist claimed she wanted to kill Jewish children to save them from ‘Eternal Hell’

A woman found guilty of attempting to mastermind a terrorist attack against a Canadian legislature wanted to infiltrate a synagogue and kill Jewish children she believed were fated for “eternal hell,” ...

Britain / 28-07-2015

Swastika scrawled by Stamford Hill synagogue

Swastika scrawled by Stamford Hill synagogue

Stamford Hill, London - A swastika was found last night scrawled with chalk on pavement opposite a Synagogue on 16 Ravensdale Road.

Saudi Arabia / 28-07-2015

Mecca imam: Jews invented sexual harassment

Mecca imam: Jews invented sexual harassment

Mecca - There have been stories going around Saudi media about sexual harassment in the Kingdom.    Sheikh Saud Al-Shureem, one of the imams and preachers of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, put it into context ...

Austria / 27-07-2015

Antisemitic incident in Religions Campus

Antisemitic incident in Religions Campus

Aspern – An antisemitic incident occurred in the Religions Campus which opened recently in the coastal town Aspern. A pole with a Star of David flag was toppled and a swastika was ...

United States / 27-07-2015

Antisemitic graffiti at Jewish Camp grounds

Antisemitic graffiti at Jewish Camp grounds

South Haven, Michigan - At Camp Agudah Midwest, it was discovered that swastikas were painted on exterior areas of the camp last night.  Camp management was immediately in touch with the police. ...

Switzerland / 26-07-2015

20 antisemitic thugs attack Charedi Jew in Zurich

20 antisemitic thugs attack Charedi Jew in Zurich

Zurich - A 20-strong group of right-wing extremists attacked an Orthodox Jew in Zurich on the evening of July 4th. They made the Nazi salute and shouted antisemitic slogans at him.    The tattooed ...

Saudi Arabia / 26-07-2015

Saudi sheikh with millions of followers writes antisemitic screed

Saudi sheikh with millions of followers writes antisemitic screed

Riad - Mohamad bin Abdel Rahman al-Arefe is an Islamic theologian from Saudi Arabia. He is a professor at King Saud University. he has over 17 million Facebook followers and 12.5 million Twitter followers, making him the ...

Sweden / 23-07-2015

Inscription in Malmo: No Entry for Jews and Gypsies

Inscription in Malmo: No Entry for Jews and Gypsies

Malmo - Antisemitic graffiti discovered in the city of Malmo is stirring the web and the local Jewish community. Today (Wednesday) an inscription found outside a branch of the supermarket chain Coop and ...

Belarus / 23-07-2015

Jewish cemetery desecrated

Jewish cemetery desecrated

Barysaw - Local Newspaper ex-Press reports that in July 2015 vandals desecrated 19 gravestones in the Jewish cemetery in the city of Barysaw. Some of the gravestones cannot be restored. The case on cemetery ...

Ukraine / 23-07-2015

An antisemitic rally

An antisemitic rally

Lvov - In Lvov took place an antisemitic rally The protesters demanded to push Jews aside of the power.Near the building of Lvov regional state administration on Tuesday, about 100 people came ...

United States / 23-07-2015

200 people evacuated from Jewish Community Center following threat

200 people evacuated from Jewish Community Center following threat

Louisville, Ky. - Officials have issued an all clear at the Jewish Community Center, following an apparent threat.   The JCC was evacuated Tuesday because of the threat. The center sent a text ...

Israel / 23-07-2015

Synagogue desecrated in central Jerusalem

Synagogue desecrated in central Jerusalem

Jerusalem - Congregants at the Pitchei Olam synagogue in central Jerusalem were shocked to find the site desecrated when they arrived for prayers early Thursday. Vandals set fire to the curtain that ...

United States / 23-07-2015

Prof. attacks 'dirty Jewish Zionist thugs,' 'homo lobby' on Facebook

Prof. attacks 'dirty Jewish Zionist thugs,' 'homo lobby' on Facebook

Pennsylvania - Kaukab Siddique, a 72-year-old tenured professor at taxpayer-funded Lincoln University in Pennsylvania, has posted antisemitic, anti-Israel, anti-gay and anti-woman comments on his Facebook page that are so offensive that his employer ...

United States / 21-07-2015

Police arrest teens in connection with Staten island paintball attacks

Police arrest teens in connection with Staten island paintball attacks

Staten Island, N.Y. - Police arrested two teenagers in connection with a wave of paintball gun attacks carried out last week on Staten Island, an NYPD spokeswoman said.    Andrew Larstanna, 17, of Elias ...

United States / 21-07-2015

Teen arrested for hitting Hasidic Jew

Teen arrested for hitting Hasidic Jew

Williamsburg , Brooklyn , NY - The NYPD has arrested a 14-year-old teen who assaulted a Hasidic Jew in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn Sunday night.    The 25-year-old victim was passing by the ...

France / 20-07-2015

The rabbi of Menton is attacked and verbally abused

The rabbi of Menton is attacked and verbally abused

Menton - Shalom Betito, the rabbi of Menton was punched on the back and verbally abused by an Italian-speaking man. The perpetrator remains at large. By a sad coincidence, the rabbi was on his way to ...

The Palestinian authority / 20-07-2015

Just a little Arab antisemitism

Just a little Arab antisemitism

From Arabi21news site, blaming the multiple IS bombings in Gaza on...The Jews!  This was tweeted by the former Health Minister in Gaza. You know - the person whose statistics on Gaza casualties were trusted by the ...

South Africa / 20-07-2015

South African official threatens to punish students who visited Israel

South African official threatens to punish students who visited Israel

Johannesburg - Jewish groups in South Africa condemned a government official for threatening to punish students who visited Israel.  Obed Bapela, a deputy minister in President Jacob Zuma’s office, charged the students, who visited Israel recently ...

Russia / 17-07-2015

Director of Moscow Jewish museum shot by assailant

Director of Moscow Jewish museum shot by assailant

Moscow - The director and founder of a Moscow Jewish museum was shot and seriously injured outside the institution by an unidentified assailant on Thursday. Sergei Ustinov, a writer and businessman who is ...

Argentina / 16-07-2015

Argentinian President: the Jews are responsible for the Foreign Minister's illness

Argentinian President: the Jews are responsible for the Foreign Minister's illness

Buenos Aires - Argentinian President, Cristina Kirchner, wrote on her Twitter page this week that medical condition of Foreign Minister Hector Timerman was deteriorated due to criticism from the Jewish community on the ...

Germany / 16-07-2015

Jewish cemetery desecrated with Nazi graffiti

Jewish cemetery desecrated with Nazi graffiti

Laatzen- Vandals painted swastikas on several tombstones at the Jewish cemetery in Gleidingen. Cemetery visitors discovered the graffiti on Sunday. Police launched an investigation and questioned witnesses.  According to police, swastikas were sprayed on ...

France / 16-07-2015

Daughter badly hurt as Paris Jewish family attacked at home

Daughter badly hurt as Paris Jewish family attacked at home

Le Blanc-Mesnil - family that was assaulted and robbed in their suburban Paris home Wednesday may have been targeted because they are Jewish, a watchdog group said.  The report by the National Bureau for ...

South Africa / 15-07-2015

Antisemitic harassment

Johannesburg  - A Jewish male was driving along a public road in Boksburg when two males started driving aggressively behind him.  The suspects pulled up next to the victim and threw a cigarette box ...

United States / 15-07-2015

Teens threw bottles, coins at Jewish campers

Teens threw bottles, coins at Jewish campers

Lloyd, NY - Three 18-year-olds from Highland NY were arrested after throwing bottles and coins at people Camp Karlin Stolin on Chodikee Lake Road, town of Lloyd police said Monday. Two of ...

United States / 14-07-2015

Anti-Israel rally in Seattle features swastikas, calls for destruction of Jewish state

Anti-Israel rally in Seattle features swastikas, calls for destruction of Jewish state

Seattle, WA - A gathering of about fifty anti-Israel activists assembled on a blustery summer afternoon in Downtown Seattle’s Westlake Park this past Friday to condemn Israel as part of the Al Quds ...

Britain / 13-07-2015

BBC documentary translates Gaza children saying 'Jews' as saying 'Israelis'

BBC documentary translates Gaza children saying 'Jews' as saying 'Israelis'

London - A BBC documentary has substituted the word “Israelis” for "Jews" in its translation of interviews with Palestinians, its maker has admitted.  Lyse Doucet has stood by the decision to translate “yahud” ...

Canada / 12-07-2015

Two bridges and a business vandalized with neo-Nazi graffiti

Two bridges and a business vandalized with neo-Nazi graffiti

Montreal  - The Lachapelle bridge connecting Montreal with Laval, an underpass and business in Ville St Laurent were all targeted in a recent string of neo-Nazi graffiti that has many in the Jewish ...

Australia / 12-07-2015

Ex-rugby star turned NFL player: ‘Jews killed Jesus’

Ex-rugby star turned NFL player: ‘Jews killed Jesus’

Jarryd Hayne is an Australian rugby star trying to make an unusual transition to the NFL as a potential member of the San Francisco 49ers.  He also seems to be trying to stir up ...

United States / 10-07-2015

Times Herald record retracts letter to the editor charging Chasidim with statutory rape, welfare fraud and questionable marriage practices

Times Herald record retracts letter to the editor charging Chasidim with statutory rape, welfare fraud and questionable marriage practices

Middletown, NY - A Hudson Valley newspaper has apologized for running a letter to the editor decrying the continued growth of the Chasidic population in the Hudson Valley, saying that ...

Israel / 10-07-2015

Thousands of Israeli Arabs, Palestinians post ‘Death to Jews’ on their Facebook profiles

Thousands of Israeli Arabs, Palestinians post ‘Death to Jews’ on their Facebook profiles

Thousands of Israeli and Palestinian Arabs have added the tagline ‘Death to the Jews’ to their Facebook profiles, Israel’s 0404 News reported on Thursday.    Facebook has been “flooded” with the murderous phrase, written ...

The Palestinian authority / 09-07-2015

New antisemitism: blood bucket challenge

New antisemitism: blood bucket challenge

Palestinian agency Shihab published today an anti-Israeli video with antisemitic motifs. The video starts with a young girl sitting on the street and begging. The street is the Walk of Fame in ...

Britain / 09-07-2015

Antisemitic graffiti

Antisemitic graffiti

 London – An antisemitic graffiti had been daubed in South Tottenham.    The graffiti was dabued on the Paignton Road junction with Vartry Road, N15, and was scrawled in Polish.   It also included a Star ...

Costa Rica / 08-07-2015

Swastikas in Jewish community event

Swastikas in Jewish community event

San-Jose - Two swastikas were painted at Hotel Villa Zurquí during an event of the Jewish community.

United States / 08-07-2015

Antisemitic attack

Antisemitic attack

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY - An Orthodox Jewish man has become the most recent victim in what appears to be a string of antisemitic attacks in the Jewish neighborhood of Williamsburg Brooklyn.  The victim, ...

Argentina / 07-07-2015

Argentina President incites a riot after recommending antisemitic book

Argentina President incites a riot after recommending antisemitic book

Villa Lugano, Buenos Aires – The Jewish community in Argentine expressed "deep concern" following the recommendation of Argentinian president, Cristina Kirchner, for children in Lugano to read The Merchant of Venice, so ...

France / 07-07-2015

13-year-old Jewish boy wearing kippah attacked

13-year-old Jewish boy wearing kippah attacked

Paris - A 13-year-old boy wearing a kippah was attacked in antiemitic aggression in the 19th district of Paris. The boy was beaten by a band of six youths described as being of ‘’African ...

United States / 07-07-2015

Paintball shooter is targeting Brooklyn orthodox Jewish community

Paintball shooter is targeting Brooklyn orthodox Jewish community

Brooklyn, New York - Police on Monday were looking for a man who targeted the Orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn with a paint ball gun, in what is suspected to be a ...

The Palestinian authority / 07-07-2015

Palestinian envoy denying the existence of Jewish people

Palestinian envoy denying the existence of Jewish people

Santiago - PLO Ambassador to Chile, Imad Nabil Jada’a promote  anti-Jewish conspiracy theories and denying the existence of the Jewish people.  He made the offensive remarks at the Conference for Peace in Palestine and ...

Egypt / 06-07-2015

Egyptian justice minister invokes antisemitic tropes to damn terrorists behind Cairo bombing

Egyptian justice minister invokes antisemitic tropes to damn terrorists behind Cairo bombing

Cairo - Egyptian Justice Minister Ahmed el-Zend invoked antisemitic tropes in cursing the terrorists behind a bomb blast in Cairo that killed state prosecutor Hisham Barakat earlier this week.    “God Almighty will treat ...

United States / 06-07-2015

'Right-wing Jews' to blame for Charleston shooting, historian says

'Right-wing Jews' to blame for Charleston shooting, historian says

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Dr. Juan Cole, a professor of history at the University of Michigan, thinks that Islamophobia and right-wing Jews inspired Dylann Roof in the recent Charleston church massacre.  In his blog ...

Britain / 06-07-2015

Dozens of Neo-Nazis rally while flying Palestinian flags

Dozens of Neo-Nazis rally while flying Palestinian flags

London - An antisemitic neo-Nazi rally was held in central London Saturday, amid tight security and after weeks of speculation and tensions.  But after a dramatic build up the antisemitic initiative turned ...

France / 05-07-2015

Demonstration for Hamas in Paris: A passerby was attacked

Demonstration for Hamas in Paris: A passerby was attacked

Paris - Jewish passerby was attacked on Saturday afternoon in Paris by Hamas supporters, and was quickly taken away by the security forces, reported correspondent of the Monde Juif.info.  The passerby, an elderly man, ...

Italy / 05-07-2015

Israeli flag smeared in red for the fifth time

Israeli flag smeared in red for the fifth time

Milan - Israel flag in Via Dante, which is displayed with other flags of nations participating at the Expo, was once again smeared red.   The flags are displayed for years, but only the Israeli ...

Britain / 05-07-2015

Police investigating ‘allegations of antisemitic comments’ at Pride march

London  - Police are investigating alleged antisemitic abuse aimed at marchers in London’s Pride Parade.  A group of Jewish participants in the annual march claimed they received a positive reception along the route until ...

Britain / 05-07-2015

Neo-Nazis protesting London's 'Jewification' meet their match

Neo-Nazis protesting London's 'Jewification' meet their match

London - The usual morass of tourists milling around Downing Street were treated to a rare sight on Saturday afternoon: a couple of dozen neo-Nazis holding nationalist flags, massively outnumbered by several hundred counter ...

Netherlands / 04-07-2015

Rioters in Dutch city rail at ‘Jewish murderers’

Rioters in Dutch city rail at ‘Jewish murderers’

The Hague - Dozens of people chanted antisemitic slogans during riots that broke out in a predominantly Muslim neighborhood of The Hague over the slaying of a suspect by police.  More than 100 ...

Germany / 03-07-2015

Desecration of Jewish exhibition

Desecration of Jewish exhibition

Munich – Since last weekend, an exhibition in town square displays the story of the Jewish community in Munich. Ten wood houses with pictures and descriptions were built in the square. Yesterday morning, security ...

Uruguay / 02-07-2015

Swastikas on a building

Swastikas on a building

Montevideo - Residents of an apartment building in Pocitos,  a neighborhood in the city of Montevideo, were astonished to discover swastikas on the inner door of the elevator in the building. Overall, six floors ...

Germany / 02-07-2015

Neo-Nazi joins European Parliament civil rights committee

Neo-Nazi joins European Parliament civil rights committee

The seating of a German neo-Nazi on a key European Parliament committee has drawn an outraged reaction from European Jewry and a pledge from the parliament's president to oppose him, EurActiv.com reports.    Udo ...

France / 01-07-2015

Former French presidential candidate retweets antisemitic article

Former French presidential candidate retweets antisemitic article

A former minister who stood as a centre-right presidential candidate in 2002 and is a leading opposer of same sex retweeted an antisemitic article.  Christine Boutin, today the honorary president of France’s ...

Ukraine / 01-07-2015

Poland to expel Ukrainian teen for flipping off Holocaust Memorial

Poland to expel Ukrainian teen for flipping off Holocaust Memorial

Polish prosecutors have opened a case against 17-year-old Ukrainian student Vladislav Kucher, who currently faces deportation from the country for publishing an insulting photograph of the deed on a social networking website. ...