Antisemitism Surged To Record High In 2021

A Jewish civil rights organization’s annual tally of antisemitic incidents in the U.S. reached a record high last year, with a surge that coincided...

Sanctions On Russian Oligarch Donors Hit Israel Institutions

Billionaire Moshe Kantor has severed his longstanding ties to Tel Aviv University — joining a growing list of Russian Jewish oligarchs who have scaled...

A Meaty Issue Unites Jews And Muslims In France’s Election

As she cooks lunch and talks politics, Sarah Gutmann has a nasty feeling — of would-be French president Marine Le Pen invading the privacy...

For Jews Fleeing Ukraine, Pesach Takes On New Meaning

“Good morning! Happy morning!” Rabbi Avraham Wolff exclaimed, with a big smile, as he walked into the Chabad synagogue in Odesa on a recent...

Mazel Tov! 1st Jewish Wedding Since War Began Takes Place In Ukraine

A Jewish wedding took place in Ukraine on Monday night, the 40th day of the war, in the first such simcha since the war...

Ukrainian Refugee Enters The Bris Of Avraham Avinu At Age 31

Costa, a 31-year-old resident of Kharkiv, was one of the 15,000 Jews who fled to Kishinev, Moldova following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Costa is...

Rav Lazar: “It’s Incomprehensible, A Nightmare, It’s Never Been So Difficult Here”

Rav Berel Lazar, the Chief Rabbi of Russia, spoke about the difficult situation in Ukraine and Russia in an interview with Yisrael Hayom that...

TORAH AMID WAR: Hachnasas Sefer Torah Celebrated In Zelensky’s Birthplace

Even a raging war can't extinguish the flame of Torah. In Kryvyi Rih (Krivoy Rog in Russian), a city in the Dnepropetrovsk region of...

Kyiv Rav: “Daven For Us, Russia To Try Conquering The City On Purim”

The Rav of Kyiv, HaRav Moshe Azman, spoke with Kol Chai on Wednesday morning, Erev Purim. "I'm the Beis HaKnesses HaGadol of Kyiv," he said....

BDE: Ukrainian Jew From Kharkiv Killed In Battle

Serafim Sabaranskiy, z'l, a Jewish Ukrainian, was killed in action on Sunday when a Russian missile landed near his position, JTA reported. Sabaranskiy, 29, was...

Yeshivas Chachmei Lublin Is Now A Site For Jewish Refugees

Yeshivas Chachmei Lublin, established in 1939 by HaGaon HaRav Meir Shapiro, is now housing Ukrainian Jewish refugees, The Jerusalem Post reported. “We have about 190...

Holocaust Survivor Who Hid In Heart Of Berlin Dies At Age 99

Inge Deutschkron, a Holocaust survivor who hid in Berlin during the Third Reich to escape deportation to Nazi death camps and later wrote an...

WATCH: HaRav Lau Visits Moldovan Shul Transformed Into Refugee Center

At the invitation of HaRav Pinchas Saltzman, Chief Rabbi of Israel HaRav Lau on Wednesday flew to Moldova, where hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian...

Hope Amid Pain: Jewish Toddler Enters Bris Of Avraham Avinu In Moldova

Amid the pain and suffering of Ukrainian Jews fleeing from the war front came a moving story on Tuesday that symbolized the continuation of...

“How Do I Become Jewish?” Ukrainian Refugee Jokes

Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian refugees have been standing in lines in the freezing cold at Moldovan border crossings in recent days, with about...

German President Spends Time With Jewish Orphans From Ukraine

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier made a special visit on Monday to the Jewish center in Berlin, where 120 Jewish orphans from Odessa arrived on...

With A 2-Week-Old Baby: Jewish Family Rescued From Ukraine

As war continues to rage across Ukraine, more and more people are fleeing the country amid Russian missiles hitting residential areas. One of the families...

WATCH: Moving Havdalah With Jewish Refugees From Odessa

Chief Rabbi of Odessa HaRav Avraham Wolf and his wife Chaya spent Shabbos in Moldova with 140 women and children who fled Odessa on...

WATCH: Palestinians From Jenin Find Shelter In Ukraine At Chabad

bDr. Yaqoub Abu El-Rob, a Palestinian doctor fleeing Ukraine, and his family found refuge with Chabad in Anatevka, a village west of Kyiv, where...

Roman Abramovich To Sell Chelsea, Donate Proceeds To Ukraine Victims

Russian-Israeli oligarch Roman Abramovich announced on Wednesday that he is selling the Chelsea Football Club and will be donating the sale proceeds to victims...

Germany To Give $720 Million To Holocaust Survivors Globally

The organization that handles claims on behalf of Jews who suffered under the Nazis said Wednesday that Germany has agreed to extend another $720...

ASTOUNDING: Russian Generals Travel To Remote Village To Pray At Jewish Kevarim

In a surreal scene, 15 Russian decorated former top army officers and military personnel traveled this week to the village of Lubavitch - in...

Why Did Herzog Tell The Emiratis About The Halachos Of Aveilus? [VIDEO & PHOTOS]

As Israel's first president to visit the United Arab Emirates, Yitchak Herzog''s trip was a historic one and he was greeted with great pomp...

77 Years After Auschwitz, Jews Honor Those Who Rescued Them

Andrzej Sitkowski was 15 years old when his mother told him that she had been asked by a neighbor to hide a little Jewish...

Antwerp: Major Victory For Chareidi Kehilla In Face Of Unusually High Cancer Rate

A Belgian court ruled this week that a gold processing factory located in the Chareidi neighborhood in the center of Antwerp must vacate the...

Polish Official Fired After Calling Holocaust Law ‘Stupid’

A Polish diplomat charged with improving contacts with Jews worldwide has been fired after he criticized his own government’s approach to regulating Holocaust speech,...

In A First, Frum Jew Runs For Zurich Municipal Council Seat

In a first for a frum Jew in Switzerland, Jehuda Spielman is running in the upcoming elections for the municipal council in the city...

Poway Chabad Shul Shooter Receives 2nd Life Sentence

A 22-year-old white supremacist was sentenced Tuesday to life in federal prison for killing a woman and injuring three others when he burst into...

SHOCK INCIDENT:, 3rd Graders Forced To Reenact Holocaust, Shooting Peers, Digging Graves

A staff member at a school in Washington D.C. was suspended on Friday after forcing third-grade children to reenact scenes from the Holocaust, including...

Wiretaps Reveal: Mumbai Terrorists Targeted Jewish Site To “Maximize Headlines”

Thirteen years after a horrifying terror attack at the Beis Chabad in Mumbai during which six Jews were brutally murdered, telephone wiretaps of the...

Shock In Argentina: Jewish Community Member Found Murdered In His Home

The Jewish community in Buenos Aires is reeling following the discovery of the murder of a member of the community Shaul Chilo, 77, z'l,...

Canada Cops Ask For Help To ID Suspect In Jewish Billionaire Murder

Police are asking for the public’s help after releasing a video of a suspect in the killing of Canadian drug company billionaire Barry Sherman...

Jewish Groups Demand Removal Of Austria’s New Interior Minister

A Nobel laureate in literature, Jewish students and other prominent figures in Austria want the country’s new interior minister removed from office because of...

U.S. Court Denies Appeals: “Russia Must Return Chabad Archive”

Two rulings from the US Court of Appeals for the D. C. Circuit last week support the efforts of Chabad to recover seforim and...

WATCH: Jewish US Journalist Jailed For Months In Myanmar Lands In NY

American journalist Danny Fenster, who was freed after nearly six months in jail in military-ruled Myanmar, arrived Tuesday in the United States for an...

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