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IJC Blueprint for Combating Antisemitism in Europe: 5th Global Forum for Combating Antisemitism (12-14 May, 2015)

PRESS RELEASE IJC Blueprint for Combating Antisemitism in Europe ‘A Call to Action’ 5th Global Forum for Combating Antisemitism (GFCA) Jerusalem, 12-14 May, 2015 The Israel-Jewish Congress (IJC) is honored to participate in the 5th Global Forum for Combating Antisemitism (GFCA), being held in Jerusalem on 12-14 May, 2015, under the auspices of Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affai ...

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The Israeli Jewish Congress urges all European countries to adopt laws criminalizing Holocaust Denial.

Of the 27 member states in the European Union, only 13 countries (Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania and Spain) have such laws. The lack of such laws in Great Britain which played such a major role in World War II is especially surprising, the argument that such laws would infringe fr ...

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