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WJC Declaration of the Jewish Diaspora's Commitment presented to President Rivlin

The declaration was signed by the leaders of 83 Jewish communities around the world, including EAJC President Mikhail Mirilashvili, EAJC CEO Dr.Haim Ben-Yakov and leaders of EAJC communities.

19.04.2018

Congratulations to the President Đukanović on winning the election

His Excellence, President of the Republic of Montenegro Mr. Milo Đukanović, on behalf of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress (EAJC) and the Jewish community of Montenegro, we have the honor to congratulate you on the victory in the presidential elections.

18.04.2018

The World Jewish Congress and the EAJC expand cooperation

A headquarters’ summit of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) and the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress (EAJC) was held in Tel-Aviv. During the summit the EAJC and WJC joint projects were discussed and agreed to expand cooperation.

17.04.2018

Euro-Asian Jewish Congress has come to life and actively growths

On Monday, March 19, a festive dinner was held in Jerusalem, organized by the president of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress (EAJC), Mikhail Mirilashvili, as part of the visit of the delegation of the World Jewish Congress led by Ronald Lauder to Israel. Mr. Mirilashvili appealed to the audience and outlined the prospects of the EAJC activity.

29.03.2018

Pesach Kosher v'Sameah from the President of EAJC

On Passover, we celebrate the liberation of our ancestors from Egyptian slavery and our becoming a free nation, with our own destiny - to change our world for the better. Since the events of the first Passover, the Jewish people have passed through countless trials, but even scattered around the world, we have preserved our faith and our ideals. Today, we look toward the future with hope and confidence.

29.03.2018

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein Became a New Vice President of EAJC

The IFCJ and the EAJC will cooperate on a series of issues, including the security of Jewish communities, following the trail of anti-Semitic incidents, and supporting Sunday schools in the communities which are members of the Congress.

28.03.2018

Congratulation of the EAJC President on Purim

Purim is, above all, a celebration of our victory over the forces of antisemitism. We must never forget our roots, and what we are ready to do for our people. When we are united and spiritually strong, we can never be defeated. Together, we will overcome those who are hostile to our people. I send my warmest wishes of blessings and prosperity.

27.02.2018

First in Israel: Emergency Medical Center Staffed by Specialists

The Yad Sarah - Frenkel Emergency Medical Center opened this past week in Jerusalem. Unlike other emergency medical centers in Israel which are staffed by general practitioners and feature one universal department that accepts all patients, the new medical center is divided into three departments—Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Gynecology, with a field specialist assigned to each respective department. The brand-new medical center, named the "Frenkel Emergency Medical Center", is the generous donation of the international businessman and Chairman of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress (EAJC) Aaron Frenkel who dedicated the center in memory of his parents RChaim and Fruma, z”l.

24.09.2017

EAJC Executive Director meets with Russian Federation MP

The Acting Executive Director of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress Haim Ben Yakov has visited the Russian Federation State Duma and held negotiations with MP Natalia Kuvshinova, who is a member of the Committee for Youth Affairs.

23.09.2017

In rare move, Belarus Jews sound alarm over cemetery construction plan

The Euro-Asian Jewish Congress, where the Belarusian union of communities is a member, issued a stronger condemnation of the ruling, saying the courts in Belarus are “dependent on the executive bodies,” according to the 2017 country report for Belarus by the Freedom House democracy watchdog. Freedom House ranks Belarus as the least free nation in the European part of the former Soviet Union, labeling it the continent’s only “consolidated authoritarian regime” besides Russia.

03.09.2017