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23-07-2014

Arab media cartoons from Israel's military operation in Gaza - July 2014

Over the past two weeks, newspapers across the Arab and Muslim world have published cartoons with antisemitic caricatures and themes relating to Operation Protective Edge, Israel's military action in Gaza targeting Hamas ...

United States / 22-07-2014

Antisemitic vandalism discovered at country club

Frontenac, Mo. – Late last week antisemitic vandalism was discovered on the grass of a Frontenac country club.  Chief Tom Becker with the Frontenac Police Department says swastikas and an epithet aimed at ...

22-07-2014

Hate on display: Antisemitism in Anti-Israel demonstrations across Europe

Jews attacked. Synagogues targeted. Israel demonized. These patterns of antisemitism were seen at many anti-Israel demonstrations around Europe this past weekend. On Friday, a protestor in Berlin attacked an Israeli man wearing a kippah, ...

Britain / 22-07-2014

Protesting Palestine, targeting Jews

Several examples of antisemitic incidents and other activity in relation to anti-Israel protests have been reported to CST:  Demonstrators on a march through central London assaulted and verbally abused a Jewish woman who ...

Ireland / 22-07-2014

Attacks on Belfast synagogue

Belfast - Police said a window was smashed some time on Friday night or Saturday morning.  A replacement window was then smashed on Saturday afternoon or evening.

Israel / 21-07-2014

Student at Hadassah posted antisemitic drawing on Facebook

Jerusalem – An Arab student at Hadassah College in Jerusalem, who calls herself Rozan Ma Abu Qtaish, placed on her cover photo a drawing of a swastika composed of Israeli soldiers.

Poland / 21-07-2014

Neo-Nazi protesters call to "bring Israeli flags back into the crematoria chimneys"

Warsaw  - Dozens of neo-Nazis demonstrated in Warsaw, Poland on Thursday in front of the Israeli embassy, demanding an end to Operation Protective Edge to protect Israeli civilians from Hamas's rocket fire.   The demonstrators ...

United States / 21-07-2014

Anti-Jewish leaflets found on cars

Chicago - Several vehicles in the Pulaski Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side were targeted with anti-Jewish leaflets, police said.  Six vehicles were discovered with leaflets on Saturday on the 6300 block of ...

Germany / 21-07-2014

Berlin Imam prays for the annihilation of Jews

Berlin - An imam in the German capital, Berlin, recently gave a sermon in which he expressed support for Gaza and called for “the annihilation of Jews”.   The sermon by Sheikh Abu Bilal ...

Germany / 20-07-2014

Antisemitic attacks in Göttingen

Göttingen – A pro-Palestinian demonstration escalated this afternoon. The demonstration was announced only on the internet, but managed to recruit hundreds. 500 people took up the call. They carried Palestinian flags, flags with ...

Germany / 20-07-2014

The police have arrested suspects following vandalism of the memorial site at the Buchenwald Concentration Camp

Weimar – Last Friday, the memorial site at the Buchenwald Concentration Camp near Weimar was vandalized, probably for antisemitic motives. According to the police report, seven persons had been roaming the memorial site, ...

Italy / 20-07-2014

Red paint sprayed on the flag of the State of Israel

Milan – Red paint has been sprayed on the Israeli flag that was hoisted at the center of Milan between Dante Street and Cordusio square. The flag was positioned together with the flags ...

Scotland / 20-07-2014

Artists call for Fringe show from Israel to be cancelled

Edinburgh - More than 50 cultural figures, ­including the Scottish national poet, have signed an open letter protesting against a show supported by the Israeli government at this year's Edinburgh Festival ...

France / 20-07-2014

Pro-Palestinian rioters want to "hunt Jews and kill them"

Paris - Fourteen French police officers were wounded and 38 people were arrested at an unauthorized rally to protest Israel’s actions in Gaza.   The clashes in Paris occurred as approximately 3,000 protesters, who ...

Denmark / 20-07-2014

Gaza conflict reaches Denmark's Jews

Following the outbreak of war between Israel and Hamas, Denmark's Jewish community has reported an increase in antisemitic rhetoric and even death threats.  Jews in Denmark have reported an increase in threatening messages since ...

Morocco / 20-07-2014

Suspected antisemitic attacks in Casablanca

Casablanca - Two Jews including a rabbi were assaulted in suspected antisemitic incidents in Casablanca at the weekend.  A man has been detained by police in connection with both incidents thought to be motivated ...

Italy / 19-07-2014

Anti-Israel sign posted on synagogue

Vercelli - Sign posted on synagogue in Vercelli: #stopbombinggaza Israel murderers free Palestine

Turkey / 19-07-2014

Erdogan says Israel more barbaric than Hitler

Ankara - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Israel of "barbarism that surpasses Hitler" during its ground invasion of Gaza.  Erdogan made the comment during a campaign speech Saturday in the ...

Malaysia / 19-07-2014

Malaysian ex-mufti: Hitler “might have been right” in exterminating Jews

Former Perlis Mufti Datuk Dr Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin says that Adolph Hitler, in his actions against the Jews, could have just been right.  Asri wrote the article when he was in ...

Germany / 18-07-2014

Antisemitic slogans chanted at Berlin protest against Israel's Gaza operation

Berlin - Antisemitic slogans were chanted on Thursday at an anti-Israel protest in Berlin, held following the attacks in the Gaza Strip. The protesters, who waved Palestinian flags, yelled, "Jews, Jews, cowardly pigs, ...

Turkey / 18-07-2014

“Turkish Jews Will Pay Dearly,” Violent Anti-Jewish Riots in Turkey

Istanbul - As IDF forces entered Gaza on Thursday night in the latest phase of Israel’s ongoing Operation Protective Edge, violent riots broke out around Turkey threatening the local Jewish community and ...

Austria / 18-07-2014

Austrian foreign minister to file complaint over antisemitic speech online

Austria’s foreign minister said he would file police complaints against people who left antisemitic comments on his Facebook page after he called for peace between Israel and Hamas.   “We will submit a statement of facts ...

United States / 17-07-2014

Lowell synagogue hit with pro-Palestinian graffiti

Lowell, MA - Police are investigating pro-Palestine graffiti spray-painted in red on the white marble walls of the Montefiore Orthodox Synagogue in the Highlands this week.  Thursday morning, House Committee Chairman and Maintenance Director ...

Netherlands / 17-07-2014

Home of Netherlands chief rabbi attacked

Amsterdam - A chief rabbi of the Netherlands said unidentified individuals hurled stones at his home in what he said was the second antisemitic attack on him in a week. Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs said the ...

United States / 17-07-2014

Disturbing attacks on Israel at U.S. rallies

ADL has been report­ing daily on the extreme vit­riol that has char­ac­ter­ized many of the anti-Israel ral­lies tak­ing place across the United States since the start of Israel’s mil­i­tary oper­a­tions to thwart Hamas rocket attacks last week.  Here’s a ...

Argentina / 17-07-2014

Swastika spray-painted on Israeli embassy

Buenos Aires - Swastika spray-painted on Israeli embassy during protest.

United States / 17-07-2014

Playground scrawling declares ‘Kill Jews’

Riverdale Bronx, NY - Four swastikas and an antisemitic phrase reading “Kill Jews,” drawn in chalk next to the playground equipment at McLaughlin Playground.   ...

Ukraine / 16-07-2014

Jewish family gravesite vandalized

Kremenchug – The gravesite of Rabbi Nachman’s daughters, located in an old cemetery in an area of former artillery warehouses, was once again attacked by hooligans. The damage was discovered on Monday, July 14th. ...

Argentina / 16-07-2014

Cultural center in Mendoza was a target of antisemitic attack

Mendoza – The DAIA (Representative of the Argentinian Jewish Associations) delivered an announcement to the press in which it reports that swastikas had been painted on the front of the Mendoza Jewish Cultural Center. ...

France / 16-07-2014

Antisemitic attack in the Metro

Paris – The scene took place in the Paris metro. The cry ”Dirty Jews” was hurled towards a father and his children, without anyone intervening, with the utmost indifference. Such type of scene ...

France / 16-07-2014

Antisemitic inscription at store front

Pezenaz – Antisemitic blasphemous inscription was sprayed on the front of a store located at the center of town. The inscription read: “Beat it, dirty Jew” with a swastika.

Belgium / 16-07-2014

"We currently don't sell to Jews"

Antwerp - A Jewish woman from Antwerp says that she was told in one shop "we currently don't sell to Jews, out of protest".The owner of the shop denies the story.  "On ...

United States / 16-07-2014

Swastikas scribbled on mailbox near Jewish fraternity

Ugene, Ore. - Swastikas scribbled all over a mailbox adjacent to a national Jewish fraternity's University of Oregon house is under investigation by local police.  "Not only is it a destruction of property, but ...

Belgium / 16-07-2014

Hospital employee hopes Jews will die

Heusden-Zolder - Figen Erol is an intercultural facilitator at St. Francis hospital in Heusden-Zolder.  But some recent comments she posted online suggest she shouldn't be employed in a position which requires contact with ...

United States / 16-07-2014

Attack of Hasidic Jew by passing vehicle

Eltingville, Staten Island, NY  - A Hasidic Jew was a victim of a bias attack in the neighborhood of Eltingville, Staten Island, Sunday morning, telling cops a group of unidentified men threw ...

Belgium / 16-07-2014

Demonstration features calls to ‘slaughter the Jews’

Antwerp  - Dozens of men at an anti-Israel demonstration in Antwerp shouted slogans about slaughtering Jews.  Approximately 500 people attended Saturday’s protest in the capital of Belgium’s Flemish region, where one of the speakers ...

South Africa / 16-07-2014

ANC official lauds Hitler’s genocide of Jews

Cape Town - The African National Congress, South Africa's ruling party, has come under unprecedented criticism from the country's Jewish community for declining to disown an anti-Semitic Facebook post by one of ...

United States / 16-07-2014

Antisemitic Graffiti Hits Borough Park

Borough Park, Brooklyn, NY - Three men were arrested Monday night by the NYPD Hate Crime Task Force for vandalizing a Yeshiva property and a nearby house in the Jewish neighborhood of Borough ...

Turkey / 16-07-2014

Turkey's Erdogan compares Ayelet Shaked to Hitler

Ankara - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has compared Habayit Hayehudi lawmaker Ayelet Shaked to Adolf Hitler and accused Israel of committing "state terror" against the Palestinians.   The Knesset member earlier this month ...

Ukraine / 15-07-2014

Grave of Volodymyr Volynsky Ghetto prisoners desecrated

Pyatydni – A criminal case has been filed in Ukraine regarding the desecration of mass graves of the Nazi victims, located near the village of Pyatydni. In these mass graves about 25,000 people ...

Germany / 15-07-2014

The Bielefeld police are investigating damage caused to a memorial monument at the synagogue

Detmold - The Internal Security Department is investigating the damage since it is feared that this was a politically motivated act. The police are looking for witnesses. Between Friday, July 11, 2014 at ...

Germany / 15-07-2014

Synagogue window smashed

Gelsenkirchen - Around 01:30 on the night between Sunday and Monday, unknown persons broke a window of a synagogue located in Georgstraße in Gelsenkirchen, using a manhole cover that they had lifted nearby. ...

France / 14-07-2014

Swastika at Synagogue front

Schoelcher, Martinique - On Sunday a new swastika was found at the entrance to the synagogue in Schoelcher. This is the fifth time in less than two weeks that unknown persons have drawn ...

Germany / 14-07-2014

Synagogue desecrated

Baumweg, Frankfurt – The inscription “Fuck Juden” has been sprayed on the stone fence of the synagogue.

14-07-2014

New trend on Twitter: Hitler was right

In recent days, “Protective Edge” operation has stirred up the social networks on the left and on the right as well as on the Palestinian side. The hate groups and the inciting calls ...

Yemen / 14-07-2014

Severe attack against an ultra-orthodox Jew

Rada’a – a serious attack has occurred in the city of Rada’a in Yemen, against Joseph Ben Mazal, head of one of the few ultra-orthodox Jewish families which have remained in Yemen.  The Muslims who ...

14-07-2014

“Protective Edge”: demonstrations against Israel around the world

Operation “Protective Edge” continues to make headlines around the world. The Israeli operation in Gaza is being covered by international media channels from Afghanistan to North America. Following the news, many demonstrations denouncing ...

Britain / 14-07-2014

Swastika daubed on Hendon house

Hendon, London - Vandals have painted antisemitic graffiti on a Jewish home in Hendon.  An image of a swastika was daubed above the front door of a property on Sunday night.

Belgium / 14-07-2014

Threats against Jews in anti-Israel protest

Antwerp - An anti-Israel protest attended by local politicians degenerated into shouts of "Khaybar, Khaybar, ya Yahud, Jaish Muhammad's Yaoud" (Oh Jews, remember Khaybar, the army of Mohammed is returning").  Belgian media ignored this ...

The Palestinian authority / 14-07-2014

Hamas summer camps: fun, guns and antisemitism

Children around the world have begun their summer vacation this week; many will attend camps, experiencing the riches of life summer can offer. They will play, do arts and crafts or go to ...

Australia / 14-07-2014

Antisemitism at Sydney rally

Sydney - The rally in support of Gaza was held outside Sydney’s Town Hall, in the plaza. On the majestic steps and podium, and in the crowd, dozens of the black jihadist Shehada flags ...

United States / 14-07-2014

Antisemitic hatefest in downtown Seattle

Seattle  - A large anti-Israel rally took place in Seattle’s Westlake Center this Saturday, July 12. Protesters screamed anti-Israel slogans calling for the destruction of the Jewish state while waving signs and marching ...

France / 13-07-2014

Anti-Israel demonstration turns into mob attack on Paris synagogue, trapping worshipers inside

Paris - Dozens of young men protesting Israel’s actions in Gaza briefly besieged a Paris synagogue and clashed with security.   At least three Jews were taken to the hospital as a result of the ...

The Palestinian authority / 13-07-2014

Athletics site broken in and the home page replaced with anti-Israeli and antisemitic slogans

Four days prior to the Israeli athletics championship, the site has been broken into by hackers. Upon entering the site the inscription “FUCK YOU ISRAEL” appears in large letters, with the S in ...

Morocco / 13-07-2014

Moroccan Jewish community’s Rabbi badly beaten in antisemitic attack

Casablanca - The rabbi of the Jewish community in Casablanca, Morocco, Rabbi Moshe Ohayon, claims he was badly beaten on Friday as a retaliation by locals for Israel’s airstrikes in Gaza.  According to ...

United States / 13-07-2014

Hamas demo: genocidal chants against the Jews

New-York - Last Wednesday a pro-Israel rally took place in front of Israeli Consulate in New York City. Across the street raged an ugly, hate-filled pro-”Palestinian” rally, at which — as you ...

United States / 13-07-2014

antisemitic banner flown above Brighton Beach and Coney Island

New-York - New Yorkers enjoying the sunny weather in Brighton Beach and Coney Island on Saturday got a nasty airborne surprise — a plane towing a banner bearing a swastika-themed message.  The streamer ...

France / 13-07-2014

Molotov cocktail hurled at French synagogue

Aulnay-sous-Bois - Unknown assailants hurled a Molotov cocktail at a synagogue in a Parisian suburb Friday overnight. No one was hurt in the attack and minimal damage was caused.  The attack took place in Aulnay-sous-Bois, ...

Australia / 13-07-2014

Jew wearing IDF shirt assaulted in Melbourne

Melbourne - A Melbourne man wearing an IDF T-shirt said two Arabic-speaking men assaulted him on the street.  Zachary Gomo told JTA he was walking to a shop around 10 P.M. in ...

Germany / 11-07-2014

Antisemitic slanderous inscriptions on synagogue

Dresden - The front of the synagogue facing the tram tracks has been covered with about 10 meters-size graffiti: “Stop killing people”. The police are looking for witnesses.  The center for the prevention of crime ...

Turkey / 11-07-2014

Turkish pop singer posts antisemitic tweets praising Hitler

Istanbul - Yildiz Tilbe, who has been making folk-influenced hit albums since the 1990s, praised Hitler in the tweets and said the end of "the Jews" was near.    "If God allows, it will be ...

France / 11-07-2014

Jewish teenage girl pepper sprayed

Paris - A 17 year-old Jewish girl was attacked Tuesday at Paris’ Place du Colonel-Fabien square.  The victim said in a statement that the attacker grabbed her by the jaw and sprayed pepper ...

Russia / 10-07-2014

Putin praises Goebbels at meeting with Jewish leaders

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin allegedly praised Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels during a meeting with Jewish religious leaders in Moscow, Pravda reported on Wednesday.  While the Russian leader reportedly denounced Nazism ...

Germany / 09-07-2014

Antisemitic inscriptions on educational institution named after Anne Frank

Frankfurt – Unknown persons have sprayed antisemitic and neo-Nazi slogans near the entrance door to the educational institution named after Anne Frank.  The inscriptions “Heil Hitler”, “The Russian is a Jew”, and “88”, which ...

Germany / 09-07-2014

Elderly man attacked for wearing Star of David hat

Berlin-Tiergarten - A 67-year old man was attacked yesterday in Berlin by two men.  The men accosted the victim, who was sitting with a friend on a park bench, and started arguing ...

South Africa / 08-07-2014

Antisemitic graffiti

Cape Town - Antisemitic graffiti found on residential wall opposite Ohr Somayach Shul on High Level Road, Sea Point, Cape Town.

The Palestinian authority / 08-07-2014

Antisemitic cartoon during event in the Palestinian embassy

These are the pictures of the event held in the Palestinian embassy in Italy on July 6  https://www.facebook.com/mai.alkaila/posts/1472272643012861   Please note this anti semitic picture....

France / 07-07-2014

Socialist politician gets upset - "You prefer to get fucked by a Jew?"

Vaulx-en-Velin – Ahmed Chekhab is a Socialist politician. He's the deputy mayor of Vaulx-en-Velin in charge of sports.   When he recently got upset at Majid Diri, the president of a local sports club, he ...

Italy / 07-07-2014

Antisemitic graffiti on the bridge above the river Foglia

Vallefoglia – Antisemitic inscriptions have appeared on the side rails of the bridge above the path connecting Pian del Bruscolo and Bottega. Following many messages to the local administration, the inscriptions were erased by ...

Sweden / 07-07-2014

Man beaten with iron for flying Israeli flag

Malmö - A man in Seved, Malmö, was attacked on Sunday in what police suspected was a hate crime.   The incident occurred shortly before midnight on Sunday when the man displayed an Israeli flag ...

Canada / 07-07-2014

A Palestinian mob was taped beating Jews

Toronto - A Palestinian mob was taped beating Jews with both Palestine flags and Canadian flags.

Germany / 06-07-2014

Stepping stones vandalized

Wismar – In the evening hours, unknown persons poured cement on eight stepping stones in the streets of Wismar. The municipality workers managed to clean six of them, since the cement had not ...

Germany / 06-07-2014

Pro-Israel activists attacked

Wuppertal – Antisemitic attack at Wuppertal University. Five men attacked a group of activists identified with leftist organizations, probably for antisemitic and/or anti-Israeli motives. The attack may have been planned in advance.  The attack started with ...

Netherlands / 06-07-2014

Islamists at Hague shouting antisemitic slogans

The Hague - Antisemitic chants were heard during a Islamic demonstration .   The main point of the rally was to release some Muslim prisoners, but it also included "Khaybar, Khaybar, O Jews, the Army of ...

06-07-2014

Lib Dems say sorry over anti-Israel post

The Liberal Democrat Party has apologised after its Friends of Palestine group again posted antisemitic material on Facebook.  The group linked to a piece by antisemitic Israeli musician Gilad Atzmon which claimed "the ...

The Palestinian authority / 06-07-2014

Op-ed accuses Jews of ritual slaughter of Arab youth

Al Resalah, a Palestinian Arab newspaper aligned with Hamas, has an op-ed by Wissam Afifah saying that Jews killed Mohammed Abu Khdeir as part of a Jewish ritual.  He says that the murder ...

Iran / 06-07-2014

Iran state media airs antisemitic interviews, broadcasts for start of Ramadan

In the lead up to the start of the month-long Mus­lim hol­i­day Ramadan, which is often char­ac­ter­ized with high tele­vi­sion view­er­ship fol­low­ing the break of the day’s fast, Iran’s broad­cast­ing author­ity, Islamic ...

Israel / 04-07-2014

Vandals paint swastikas on road to Western Wall

Jerusalem - Dozens of swastikas were spray-painted alongside the road to the Western Wall in Jerusalem in the past few days.

France / 04-07-2014

Dieudonne mocks Ilan Halimi, Holocaust in new show

Months after his comedy tour was banned for its antisemitism, comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala launched a new show that mocks the Holocaust and Jewish murder victims.   Dieudonne, who has multiple convictions for inciting racial ...

Israel / 04-07-2014

Antisemitic slurs scrawled on bus stop, signs

Rahat - A swastika and "Death to the Jews" was scrawled in Hebrew on bus stop at the entrance to Beduin city of Rahat in the South.

Poland / 04-07-2014

Antisemitic graffiti at synagogue

Leczna - Vulgar antisemitic graffiti was sprayed at synagogue on Leczna.

United States / 03-07-2014

A concentration camp poster for your home, on sale at Walmart

Walmart are selling a poster with an image of the gate of one of the Holocaust’s most notorious concentration camps - Dachau.   The description reads “Gate with inscription Arbeit Macht Frei, Dachau Concentration Camp, Dachau” ...

Germany / 02-07-2014

Memorial site in a concentration camp vandalized

Ellrich-Juliushütte – Unknown persons vandalized the memorial site at the Ellrich-Juliushütte concentration camp in the Nordhausen district. The memorial site spokesperson, Mittelbau Dora, announced on Tuesday that the memorial panels had been sprayed ...

United States / 02-07-2014

Nashville Jewelers media battle turns racial

Nashville, Tennessee - A bitter rivalry between jewelry stores in Nashville, Tennessee has taken a turn for the worse with the accusation that the employees of one have used anti-semitic language and ...

United States / 01-07-2014

Deputy sheriff files lawsuit alleging antisemitism on the job

Clackamas, Oregon - A deputy sheriff in Oregon filed a federal lawsuit alleging that he faced antisemitic comments in person and on Facebook posts. Rich Sneath, a Jewish corrections deputy at the Clackamas County Jail, ...