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IJC Statement Congratulating Chancellor Merkel on Winning German Elections

IJC Statement Congratulating Chancellor Merkel on Winning German Elections

The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) congratulates Chancellor Angela Merkel on winning an historic fourth term in the German federal elections held overnight. In the course of her 12 ...

The Israeli-Jewish Congress Statement on Germany Decision to Adopt IHRA Working Definition on Antisemitism

The Israeli-Jewish Congress Statement on Germany Decision to Adopt IHRA Working Definition on Antisemitism

The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) Statement on Germany Decision to Adopt IHRA Working Definition on Antisemitism The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) commends the German Government on ...

Berlin Mayor Equates BDS With Nazis; Promises to Take Action Against BDS

Berlin Mayor Equates BDS With Nazis; Promises to Take Action Against BDS

Berlin Mayor, equating BDS (Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions) Campaign with Nazis, says he 'will personally stop all city support and space for groups that advocate the BDS camp ...

On 45th Anniversary, IJC Honors Israeli Victims of Munich Olympics Massacre

On 45th Anniversary, IJC Honors Israeli Victims of Munich Olympics Massacre

The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) remembers, mourns and honours the 11 Israeli athletes murdered on this day 45 years ago, in the 1972 Munich Olympic Games Massacre. During the Oly ...

UN chief: Calls for Israel’s destruction are ‘modern anti-Semitism’

UN chief: Calls for Israel’s destruction are ‘modern anti-Semitism’

Antonio Guterres, on his first official visit to Israel as United Nations Secretary General, reaffirmed that calls for Israel’s destruction are a “form of modern anti-Semitism” and ...

Frankfurt becomes first German city to ban BDS Movement, calling it Antisemitic and comparing it to Nazism

Frankfurt becomes first German city to ban BDS Movement, calling it Antisemitic and comparing it to Nazism

Important development, with Frankfurt becoming the first German city to ban the BDS Movement. Comparing BDS Movement to Nazism, the Deputy Mayor of Frankfurt said: BDS strongly att ...

After Barcelona: What Europe can learn from Israel in its war against vehicle attacks and lone wolf terror

After Barcelona: What Europe can learn from Israel in its war against vehicle attacks and lone wolf terror

In the wake of the horrific Barcelona terror attack last week, IJC’s Executive Director Arsen Ostrovsky, who is also an international human rights lawyer, co-authored with Col ...

IJC holds special gathering with Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein and leaders of European Jewish communities

The Israeli-Jewish Congress was honored this week to host a special gathering of European Jewish leaders in the Knesset with the Speaker of the Knesset, Mr. Yuli Edelstein. The purpose of this gathering was to create a Joint Road Map between global Jewish leaders and Members of Knesset, in order to promote th more ...

June 23, 2013 (0) comments

Vladimir Sloutsker, IJC President & Co-Founder Recognized by Jerusalem Post as one of the Top 50 Most Influential Jews in the world

The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) is proud and honored that Vladimir Sloutsker, IJC President and Co-Founder, has been recognized for the second consecutive year by The Jerusalem Post as one of the Top 50 Most Influential Jews who have positively impacted the Jewish community and the world. The award for more ...

May 22, 2015 (0) comments

IJC Statement Congratulating Chancellor Merkel on Winning German Elections

The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) congratulates Chancellor Angela Merkel on winning an historic fourth term in the German federal elections held overnight. In the course of her 12 years as Chancellor of Germany, Ms. Merkel has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to the State of Israel and the Jewish people, more ...

September 25, 2017 (0) comments

A Tribute to Noah Klieger

An article by Greer Fay Cashman of the Jerusalem Post about our very special tribute event this week in honor of Holocaust survivor and veteran leading journalist Noah Klieger. By Greer Fay Cashman [09/08/2016] ■ VETERAN JOURNALIST and Auschwitz survivor Noah Klieger, who will next ye more ...

September 09, 2016 (0) comments