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  • Europe: Jewish Life ‘Unsustainable’ Due to Rising Anti-Semitism

    04/27/2014 3:28:05 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 9 replies
    INN ^ | 4/27/2014, 10:22 AM | Yoni Kempinski
    President of the European Jewish Congress Dr. Moshe Kantor spoke Sunday about the fact that Jews feel less welcome and more insecure in large parts of Europe during the release of the findings regarding the situation of anti-Semitism worldwide in 2013. […] During 2013, there were 554 registered violent anti-Semitic acts, perpetrated with weapons or without, by arson, vandalism and direct threats, against persons, synagogues, community centers and schools, cemeteries, monuments and private property. The highest number of recorded incidents comes from France: 116, a rise in violent cases has also been noted in the UK, with 95 cases compared...
  • Ex-Cheney aide: Bush won't hit Iran before end of term

    09/16/2008 5:00:29 PM PDT · by mojito · 6 replies · 191+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 9/17/2008 | Herb Keinon
    US President George W. Bush will not attack Iran to halt its nuclear weapons program before his term ends in January, David Wurmser, a key national security adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney up until last year, has told The Jerusalem Post. "No, Bush won't go," Wurmser said when asked whether he thought the US president would want to take military action before he left office. Wurmser's comments came after a day-long roundtable this week in Brussels on nuclear nonproliferation sponsored by the European Jewish Congress. "Two things have to be in place for there to be an attack," Wurmser...