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IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker: ‘Fighting anti-Semitism by reinforcing Jewish pride’

IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker: ‘Fighting anti-Semitism by reinforcing Jewish pride’

"We are neither victims, nor powerless. We must not cower or acquiesce to the forces of darkness, nor ever hide who we are. Fighting anti-Semitism starts with taking pride in who w ...

Statement by IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker on the shooting attack on San Diego Poway Synagogue:

Statement by IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker on the shooting attack on San Diego Poway Synagogue:

"We are devastated and deeply saddened to hear the news of the shooting attack on the Chabad Synagogue in Poway California, which claimed the life of a 61 year old w ...

Statement by The Israeli Jewish Congress on New Zealand Shooting Attack

Statement by The Israeli Jewish Congress on New Zealand Shooting Attack

  "We are utterly shocked, devastated and horrified beyond words over the shooting attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, where a terrorist massacred 49 Muslim worshipers in two ...

PRESS RELEASE The Israeli-Jewish Congress Participates in Historic International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony in Vienna, as part of 16th Vienna Congress 28 January, 2019 [VIE ...

Statement by IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker on Pittsburgh Synagogue shooting

Statement by IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker on Pittsburgh Synagogue shooting

Today, the Jewish people grieve as one.   The horrific events that unfolded today at the ‘Tree of Life’ Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a shooter murdered 8 innocent people, as ...

Statement by IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker on overnight rocket bombardment from Gaza

Statement by IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker on overnight rocket bombardment from Gaza

This weekend, as Israelis were marking the holy Sabbath, thousands of families across southern Israel had to spend the night and this morning in bomb shelters, after Palestinian Is ...

IJC Executive Director Arsen Ostrovsky – ‘Advocating for Israel, from Israel: Reflections on ‘aliyah’

IJC Executive Director Arsen Ostrovsky – ‘Advocating for Israel, from Israel: Reflections on ‘aliyah’

I’m a Jew, I’m a Zionist, and after 2,000 years of our people dreaming, fleeing persecution and saying year after year, “Next Year in Jerusalem,” I said, “Enough is enough! I’m com ...

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

Meeting of the IJC Founders – June 2012

A meeting of the Founders of the Israeli Jewish Congress was held on Tuesday June 12th 2012 with the participation of the four Founders Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Yaakov Borovsky, IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker, Dr. Adv. Lipa Meir and Maj. Gen. (res.) Danny Yatom. During the meeting the activities of the IJC over the more ...

June 12, 2012 (0) comments

IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker: ‘Fighting anti-Semitism by reinforcing Jewish pride’

"We are neither victims, nor powerless. We must not cower or acquiesce to the forces of darkness, nor ever hide who we are. Fighting anti-Semitism starts with taking pride in who we are and our Jewish identity." The Israeli-Jewish Congress President Vladimir Sloutsker writing in 'The Times of Israel' in wake more ...

June 02, 2019 (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